Installation Steps

SMART Migration can be installed on a Windows computer.

  1. Check the System requirements
  2. If you do not have SQL Server 2022 installed on the machine and plan to use the default SQL Server that can be installed automatically, please uninstall any version of the Microsoft OLEDB driver (version 18.x and 19.x)
  3. Run the installer, read and accept the terms in the License Agreement. (You must be local administrator to install.)
  4. Wait a few moments for the installation process to complete.
  5. If you want, SMART Migration can launch once installation has completed.
  6. Sometimes you need to reboot the computer.

Manuel installation of SQL Server repository

You may skip the installation of a local SQL Server and manually create the database on any SQL Server in your network.

You can install 2 types of repositories by using restore of a SQL Server database backup file

SQL Server backup file Description Logical names
  • SMARTMigrationTeams01.bak
Includes all the setup for remote job execution from Microsoft Teams
  • MDF=SMARTMigration
  • LDF=SMARTMigration_Log
  • Standard.bak
Empty with no predefined setup
  • MDF=Standard
  • LDF=Standard_Log
Last modified: 13 February 2024