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Moving MySQL data using the migrate option


You can use migrate MySQL data directory to a different directory. You can retain the current data directory. You can use the migrate option on the Troubleshooting menu or you can use the command line. This procedure describes how to use the Troubleshooting > Migrate MySQL data option.

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If you retain the current data directory, it will be kept as a backup and renamed.


  1. In the web UI, click Admin and select Troubleshooting.

  2. Click Advanced Troubleshooting.

  3. Select the Actions tab

  4. Select Migrate MySQL Data.

  5. Enter the path to which you want to migrate the data.

  6. To retain the existing data directory, check Keep existing data directory.

  7. Click Migrate.