What it does: Exports the configuration information and filters of a backup profile as a JSON file. You can import it from the Akeeba Backup user interface or using the akeeba:profile:import command on this or any other site.

This command echoes a JSON document.

Syntax: akeeba:profile:export --id=ID [--filters]


This command takes no arguments.



Mandatory. The numeric ID of the profile to modify.


Optional. Include the filter settings?

If this option is not present only the configuration settings are exported, not the filters.

Exit codes

One of the following exit codes will be set when the command finishes running:


The command completed without an error.


An error occurred.