|Applies To||RSA Product Set: SecurID|
RSA Product/Service Type: Authentication Manager
RSA Version/Condition: 7.1, 3.0
|Issue||The following exception is seen when attempting to backup the Authentication Manager database through the Operations Console (Maintenance > Backup and Restore > Backup Now):|
java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Invalid file path.
|Cause||If you are an administrator you can select to create a backup with the RSA Operations Console by selecting the menu selection Maintenance > Backups > Create Backup. You will be prompted to set a file location. This location must already exist as a folder on the local machine (i. e., local to where the Authentication Manager database is installed and not local to the browser). If you do a hover over the Information symbol will will also remind you of this.|
See also How to create a backup using command line in RSA Authentication Manager 7.1
|Legacy Article ID||a41029|