Create a DBMS dump file

After creating a new local DBMS on a Neo4j Desktop Project and running it for the first time, you can create a dump file from it.

create dump

Here are the steps to follow:

  1. Stop the instance.

  2. Hover your mouse over the name of the DBMS you want to create a dump file from and click on the three dots menu on the right corner.

  3. Optionally, you can also do the same by hovering over the name of a specific database inside the DBMS.

  4. Select "Dump".

  5. The dump file will be created and shown on the menu "File" below.

You can then use this dump file to create a new DBMS from it.