How to download the configuration of an HP Procurve switch via SSH/SFTP
By default, a Procurve switch will support TFTP backups. Without a running TFTP server, it can be difficult to backup the config of a Procurve switch.
To backup the switch via SFTP, first confirm that SSH is enabled on the switch, then issue the following command via the switch CLI:
ProCurve Switch(config)# ip ssh filetransfer
To download the log files: