How to Revert to a Previous Configuration

How to Revert to a Previous Configuration

Created On 09/27/18 10:11 AM - Last Modified 02/23/23 04:45 AM


  • Palo Alto Firewalls
  • PAN-OS 7.1 or higher
  • Reverting the configuration


For the newer PAN-OS versions, Refer to  Revert Firewall Configuration Changes documentation.

To revert to a previous configuration from GUI:

  1. GUI:  Device > Setup > Operations
  2. Click on a command from the Load or Revert section on the page.
  3. Commit

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To load a previously saved configuration from the CLI:

  1. use the "load config" command in the configuration mode and select the appropriate version.. Refer below.
> configure
# load config

+ key          key
> from         Filename
> last-saved   Last saved configuration
> partial      partial config loading
> version      Version

# commit
# exit


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