Transfer settings to another computer

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sherwood
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Transfer settings to another computer

Post by sherwood » Fri May 13, 2005 4:14 pm

Hi,

I installed the Mail Enable standard last year and it has been running pretty well. Now I want to move to another computer How I can keep all the settings? What files should I copy? Thanx in advance sherwood

MartynK
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Post by MartynK » Fri May 13, 2005 11:40 pm

The way I completed this was:

1. Install a clean setup on the new machine using the same config as the old.
2. Stop the services on both machines.
3. Copy the ME directory from the old to the new (overwriting the install).
4. Copy the registry entries from the old and install on the new.
5. Start the services on the new.

And it worked fine.

I think you will find an official set of instructures in the ME KB.

MailEnable-Ian
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Post by MailEnable-Ian » Sun May 15, 2005 11:27 pm

Hi,

This Kb article can help:
http://www.mailenable.com/kb/viewarticl ... 020073.htm

regards,

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