confluence cloud import from confluence server backup


I have two instances of Confluence, one of them is a Confluence Server version 3.5.4, and the other is Confluence Cloud. My Confluence Server machine has stopped working and I cannot start that Confluence instance, so I would like to restore an automatic backup of Confluence Server in my Conference Cloud. 


The problem: it seems that backups from early versions than 5.3 cannot be restored in Confluence Cloud. Am I right? If so, please tell me what can I do to solve this problem, Thank you so much!!


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Correct, the version of your data is too old to be imported.

You will need to take the backup of Confluence 3.5.4, import it into a working confluence and then upgrade it to 5.3 (a temporary dev/test system will do this fine).  Then you'll be able to export it and get it imported into the Cloud.

Thank you so much, I really needed a confirmation like yours

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Hey Luis,

Also make sure to go to bridge version 5.0.3 before going to 5.3, going to that bridge version is mandatory for customers that are on Confluence 3 series, as you can see in this page.

Thanks and Regards,
David| The Engineer that like Windows for realsies.


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