Export Roles

This topic describes the performance of or functionality for a new feature in Tenable.io Key Enhancements. For more information, see Tenable.io Key Enhancements.

Required User Role: Administrator

On the Roles page, you can export one or more user groups in CSV or JSON format.

To export your user roles:

  1. In the upper-left corner, click the Menu button.

    The left navigation plane appears.

  2. In the left navigation plane, click Settings.

    The Settings page appears.

  3. Click the Access Control tile.

    The Access Control page appears. On this page, you can control user and group access to resources in your Tenable.io account.

  4. Click the Roles tab.

    The Roles page appears. This page contains a table that lists all the Tenable-provided and custom roles on your Tenable.io instance.

  5. (Optional) Refine the table data. For more information, see Interact with a Customizable Table.

  6. Do one of the following:

    The Export plane appears. This plane contains:

    • A text box to configure the export file name.
    • A list of available export formats.
    • A table of configuration options for fields to include in the exported file.
    • Note: By default, all fields are selected.

    • A text box to set the number of days before the export expires.
  7. In the Name box, type a name for the export file.
  8. Click the export format you want to use:

    Format Description
    CSV

    A CSV text file that contains a list of roles.

    JSON

    A JSON file that contains a nested list of roles.

    Empty fields are not included in the JSON file.

  9. (Optional) Deselect any fields you do not want to appear in the export file.

  10. In the Expiration box, type the number of days before the export file expires.

    Note: Tenable.io allows you to set a maximum of 30 calender days for export expiration.

  11. Click Export.

    Tenable.io begins processing the export. Depending on the size of the exported data, Tenable.io may take several minutes to process the export.

    When processing completes, Tenable.io downloads the export file to your computer. Depending on your browser settings, your browser may notify you that the download is complete.

  12. Access the export file via your browser's downloads directory. If you close the export plane before the download finishes, then you can access your export file in the Export Management View.