Export a snapshot of a CI You can export a snapshot of a CI from its timeline. Before you beginThe CI must be in the Configuration Item [cmdb_ci] table or a descendant of this table. Auditing must be enabled for the table containing the CI. Role required: admin About this task You can export a snapshot of the CI to an XML, PDF (Portal), or PDF (Landscape) format. Procedure Open the timeline for the CI. Select the bubble representing the time for which you want to export a snapshot of the CI. Click the export icon (). Select the file format to use for the export. You can download the file to your system for viewing.