7921084: Steps to Recover and Import Data if PlateSpin Migrate, Protect, or Forge Upgrade is Unsuccessful

PlateSpin Protect and Forge

Protect and Forge only support using the Default network, the instructions below will import exported network data into the Default network.

1. Open a command prompt and navigate to:

Program FilesPlateSpin Protect ServerPlateSpin ForgebinImportExport

or

Program FilesPlateSpin Forge ServerPlateSpin ForgebinImportExport

2. Execute the following command:

ImportExportAll.bat /import /dir=%programdata%PlateSpin
3. Once the import is complete connect to the Protect or Forge web user interface to confirm the data is intact.
PlateSpin Migrate

If your original PlateSpin Server used only the Default Network, these steps will re-create the Default Network in the new PlateSpin Server.
1. Open the Migrate client.

2. Double Click: “Network”

3. Under “Networks” – Create a new network (name it “test”) and click “Add”.

4. Select “Default” in the list below – and click delete.

5. Click OK.

6. Open a Command Prompt.

7. Navigate to “C:Program FilesPlateSpin Migrate Serverbin”

8. Execute the following command:
PlateSpin.ImportExport.exe /import /forceall /dir=”%programdata%PlateSpin”
The Default Network should now be available in the Network list with all previous data intact.
To import the data into a custom network run the command below:
PlateSpin.ImportExport.exe /import /forceall /dir=”%programdata%PlateSpin” /network=NETWORKNAME
This command will create a new Network called NETWORKNAME.
Legacy Info for PowerConvert/Portability Suite
Once the new version of PowerConvert is successfully installed, follow the steps below to import the data from the previous installation.
If your original PowerConvert Server used only the Default Network, these steps will re-create the Default Network in the new PowerConvert Server.
1. Open PowerConvert.

2. Double Click: “Network”

3. Under “Networks” – Create a new network (name it “test”) and click “Add”.

4. Select “Default” in the list below – and click delete.

5. Click OK.

6. Open a Command Prompt.

7. Navigate to “C:Program FilesPlateSpin PowerConvert Client”.

8. Execute the following command:
PowerConvert.ImportExport.exe /import /forceall /dir=”C:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication DataPlateSpin”
The Default Network should now be available in the Network list with all previous data intact.
To import the data into a custom network run the command below:

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