# Why are some Agents not displayed in the Export Local Manager list?

### Problem

I do not see one of my Agents in the Export Local Manager list.  Why is this?

### Resolution

The most likely reason for this is the Agent's name is not fully qualified. If the Agent is only known by the hostname or short name (as opposed to the fully qualified domain name), then the Agent is not listed and cannot be exported in this manner. This is done to avoid potential collisions with Agents installed on other Managers that do not have fully qualified domain names.

Some other common reasons for why the agent might not show up are: