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Migrate FileCloud from Linux to Windows

Step 1: Install the latest FileCloud Server on Windows Server. Do not start any service after successful installation

Step 2: Copy the Database folder from Linux to Windows Xampp Folder.

OSDefault MongoDB Location
Linux/var/lib/mongodb
WindowsC:\xampp\mongodb\bin\data (If XAMPP is installed in C:\)

Step 3: Copy the Managed storage files from Linux to Windows.

Step 3.1: Create a directory in Windows for Managed Storage . 

Step 3.2: Copy all the files from Linux managed storage path to Windows Managed storage path.

Info

Managed storage files : Files stored in the directory specified in the Storage Path specified in the Managed Storage Settings. (Admin Panel->Settings->Storage Tab). 

Step 4: Start all the services in the FileCloud Control Panel.

Step 5: Login into Admin UI and update the Managed storage path (from Linux to Windows path).


Migrate FileCloud from Windows to Linux

Step 1: Install the latest FileCloud Server on Linux Server. Do not start any service after successful installation

Step 2: Copy the Database folder from Windows Xampp Folder to Linux.

OSDefault MongoDB Location
WindowsC:\xampp\mongodb\bin\data (If XAMPP is installed  in C:\)
Linux/var/lib/mongodb

Set the correct owner and group for the copied files:

set owner and group
chown -R mongodb:mongodb /var/lib/mongodb  
chown -R www-data:www-data /opt/fileclouddata/ # <- change to your managed storage location

Step 3: Copy the Managed storage files from Windows to Linux .

Step 3.1: Create a directory in Linux for Managed Storage . 

Step 3.2: Copy all the files from Windows managed storage path to Linux Managed storage path.

Info

Managed storage files : Files stored in the directory specified in the Storage Path specified in the Managed Storage Settings. (Admin Panel->Settings->Storage Tab). 

Step 4: Start all the services.

Step 5: Login into Admin UI and update the Managed storage path (from Windows to Linux path).


Migrate FileCloud from Windows to Windows


Step 1: Install the latest FileCloud Server on new Windows Server. Do not start any service after successful installation


Step 2: Copy the Database folder from Windows Xampp Folder to new Xampp.


OSDefault MongoDB Location
WindowsC:\xampp\mongodb\bin\data (If XAMPP is installed  in C:\)
New WindowsE:\xampp\mongodb\bin\data (If XAMPP is installed  in E:\)

Step 3: Copy the Managed storage files from old Windows to new Windows.

Step 3.1: Create a directory in Windows for Managed Storage . 

Step 3.2: Copy all the files from old Windows managed storage path to new Windows Managed storage path.

Info

Managed storage files : Files stored in the directory specified in the Storage Path specified in the Managed Storage Settings. (Admin Panel->Settings->Storage Tab). 

Step 4: Start all the services in the FileCloud Control Panel.

Step 5: Login into Admin UI and update the Managed storage path (from old Windows to new Windows path).


Migrate FileCloud from Linux to Linux


Step 1: Install the latest FileCloud Server on Linux Server. Do not start any service after successful installation


Step 2: Copy the Database folder from old Linux  to new Linux server.


OSDefault MongoDB Location
Linux/var/lib/mongodb
New Linux/var/lib/mongodb


Step 3: Copy the Managed storage files from old Linux to new Linux .


Step 3.1: Create a directory in new Linux machine for Managed Storage . 


Step 3.2: Copy all the files from old Linux managed storage path to new Linux Managed storage path.


Info

Managed storage files : Files stored in the directory specified in the Storage Path specified in the Managed Storage Settings. (Admin Panel->Settings->Storage Tab). 


Step 4: Start all the services.


Step 5: Login into Admin UI and update the Managed storage path (from old Linux to new Linux path).



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