Expedition - Panorama Config Export

L0 Member

Expedition - Panorama Config Export

Hello, I'm trying to get the XML config of just 1 of my firewalls in Panorama and import it into Expedition.  Simple idea, however not obvious how to do it.  Here's what I've tried:


1: Exporting config directly from the firewall just gives a minimal config.

2: Exporting from Panorama, gives you everything, and Expedition doesn't seem to like it.


How is this supposed to be done?

Thanks all for your time and help!

L3 Networker



If you would like to import a single firewall you can do that by importing the device into Expedition (Device > add a device > import the running config)


After the device is imported you will need to create a project.

Project > add device as allowed you would like to import.


Once the project is created go into the project and import it (import > import device)

This will analyze what you imported and provide you with some suggestions on improvement.


After you are done with your improvements you can export it from the project into your device via API.


I hope I answered your question correctly. All of the steps can be done with either panorama or a single firewall, the process is basically the same the only difference would be the allowed devices within the project tab.

L0 Member

Thank you for the reply.  I understand how to import, the mental block I'm having is getting the firewall config.  It's easy if you don't have your Palo Alto in Panorama.  However since mine are all in Panorama, I can't figure out the proper way to export a single firewall config.  I've mentioned the methods I've tried above.


Thankyou for your time.

L3 Networker

Can you go ahead and email me at fwmigrate@paloaltonetworks.com and we can go ahead and set up a meeting to solve your problem.

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