Migrate Confluence 4.2.11 spaces to Confluence on demand


We have some old Confluence spaces that were created on Confluence 4.2.11. We would like to migrate them to Confluence on demand. I believe you can only import spaces created on v 5.3 upwards to Confluence on demand. Is there any way we could migrate our old spaces to on demand? Also we have some Jira projects on Jira 5.1.1. Can we migrate them to Jira on demand?



1 answer

1 vote

Confluence OnDemand can only import spaces from a locally installed Confluence if it is running a recent version. In your case this would mean you would have to upgrade your instance or upgrade a copy of your instance to the most recent version of Confluence, and from there create the space exports. Details on space imports on Confluence OnDemand can be found here, details on upgrading Confluence can be found here.

Project imports are not possible on JIRA OnDemand. Importing data from another JIRA instance into JIRA OnDemand will overwrite the existing data. In order to get your projects on your OnDemand instance, you will need to merge the data of your JIRA OnDemand and your local data first in a local installation of JIRA, after which you can create a full site backup which you restore in your JIRA OnDemand. Details on creating backups can be found here, details on restoring projects from a backup can be found here, and finally details on importing data to OnDemand can be found here.

Thanks, managed to get this done by upgrading the old confluence.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase

Scrum Roles Explained: the Do's and the Don'ts

Hello Community,  Today we are going to talk about the three Scrum Roles. There is the Development Team, the Scrum Master and the Product Owner. In my opinion these three are all really impo...

91 views 0 4
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you