To export an alert (or multiple alerts), do the following:
1. Log in to the Management Tool as a user with the administrative Client Installation and Management permission.
2. Click the Alert Management navigation link on the left.
3. On the Alert Management page, click the Alert Managementtab, and select Export Alerts in the drop-down list.
4. On the Export Alerts page that opens, select (the checkboxes next to) all the alerts to be exported, and then click the Export button (in the bottom right of the page).
5. The Alerts.xml file containing the selected alerts and their parameters is then downloaded to your computer.