How to move SourceAnywhere server to another machine?

To move SourceAnywhere server to another machine without losing the configuration info, please follow the steps below:

  • Stop SourceAnywhere Service.
  • Backup the sawsconfigure.ini file in the installation directory of SourceAnywhere Server.
  • Install SourceAnywhere Server on the new server machine.

    During the installation, please connect to the SQL Server where your current "SourceAnywhere" database resides.

    After successfully connecting to SQL Server, a dialog box pops up, asking you whether to make SourceAnywhere Server use the current "SourceAnywhere" database. Please click "Yes" in the following dialog.

  • Copy?the .ini file?to the new?machine, and?replace "sawsconfigure.ini" file in the SourceAnywhere Server installation folder with it.
  • Move the license to the new SourceAnywhere Server.
  • Uninstall SourceAnywhere Server on the old server.