You can export the steps of a recovery plan in various formats for future reference, or to keep a hard copy backup of your plans.

About this task

You cannot export the recovery plan steps while a test recovery or a real recovery is in progress.


Verify that you have a recovery plan.


  1. Click Recovery Plans in the Site Recovery Manager interface, select a recovery plan, and click the Recovery Steps tab.
  2. Click Export Steps.

    You can save the recovery plan steps as a MS Word, Excel, HTML, CSV, or XML document.