Upgrade from Small Business Ed. to Enterprise or Ultimate. Ed.

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Upgrade from Small Business Ed. to Enterprise or Ultimate. Ed.

 

warning IMPORTANT
 
1. Use these steps to upgrade to the latest version of Docsvault Enterprise edition or Docsvault Ultimate edition ONLY IF you are

   currently running SB Edition v4.5.x and above. To upgrade from versions prior to Docsvault SB v4.5.x contact  Docsvault Support

   Department.
 

2. Read Docsvault System Requirements

 

Steps to Perform the Upgrade:

 

Step 1: Backup Your Data

Back up your current data. Although we will not need to restore this during migration but it’s always a good idea to backup your data just in case.

 
Step 2: Download the latest version of Docsvault Enterprise Edition / Docsvault Ultimate edition

You can download the setup files for the latest version of the edition that you wish to upgrade to from your control panel or using this link:
For Docsvault Enterprise edition: https://www.docsvault.com/downloads/Docsvault_Ent.zip

For Docsvault Ultimate edition: https://www.docsvault.com/downloads/Docsvault_Ult.zip

 

Step 3: Deactivate Docsvault SB Edition activation key  

In the Docsvault Server Manager window, select the License node and then click the Deactivate button. This option is available starting from v7.2.x and above. All the users with a prior version are requested to submit a support ticket to release their license.

 

Step 4: Uninstall Docsvault Small Business Edition and Install the latest version of Docsvault Enterprise Edition / Docsvault Ultimate Edition

Uninstall the SB edition and when prompted during uninstall choose to “Keep data and settings”.

 

Now install the Enterprise or Ultimate Ed.-Server on your machine and follow the on screen instructions. Once the install is complete, run the Server Manager to start the upgrade process.  

 

Install latest version Docsvault Web

The web interface allows you to access Docsvault repository directly from any browser. Click on Setting up Web Client to learn how to set Docsvault Web application.

 

Steps to Upgrade Docsvault Client

Install the Docsvault Enterprise or Ultimate Ed. - Client from the downloaded installation package over the current version and follow the on screen instructions. It is not required to uninstall the prior version as the new installer will do that automatically.