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Confluence Migrating to Another Database


I want to migrate the confluence database from the embedded to a MySql database. I am following the steps from this link (method one):


But when I have to install a new confluence in another path...Should I also change the confluence ports? or in this installation the ports must be de same default port 8090?



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Alexis Robert Community Leader Oct 15, 2019

Hi @Sistema_Ticketing ,


you don't actually need to install re-install Confluence, you can simply backup the actual folder. I would recommend simply removing the <confluence-home>/confluence.cfg.xml file, and then stopping and starting Confluence again. You can then just follow step 6 to re-import the data on the new database : 

Step 6. Run the Confluence setup wizard and copy your data to your new database


Let me know if this works, 



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