Migrating the Ground Link Proxy Database to Microsoft SQL Server

You can migrate your Ground Link proxy database from Firebird to Microsoft SQL Server with M-Files Admin.

To migrate the Ground Link proxy database to Microsoft SQL Server:

  1. Open M-Files Admin.
  2. In the left-side tree view, expand a connection to M-Files server.
  3. Expand Ground Link Proxies.
  4. Click Operations > Migrate to Microsoft SQL Server.
    Result:The Ground Link Proxy - Microsoft SQL Server dialog is opened.
  5. In Database name, enter a name for the Ground Link proxy database.
    We recommend to use the same name as the Ground Link proxy has on M-Files Server.
  6. In the Administrator credentials and Basic user credentials sections, enter the credentials. For instructions, refer to this table.
  7. Optional: Click Test Connection to test the connection to your Microsoft SQL Server.
  8. Click Yes to close the warning dialog and start the migration.