I have a filemaker server 16 installed. I want to Installed filemaker server 17.
What are the steps that Im going to follow before installing the FMServer 17.
Steps depend on if installation is on new hardware or the hardware that FMS16 is already installed on.
Clarify that first.
Am I going to uninstall first the FMServer 16?
You may find information on FMI web site. If you are going to use the same computer, in short it's:
I recommend having a look a the documents from FMI. I am sure others will chime in .
As above ... but reference the following documentation especially chapter 6 on the FMS16 document to remove and save the various items
`Installation of FMS17 should be straight forward as per it's own documentation
FileMaker Server 17 Help
Schedules may require manual entry and configuration as their setup is somewhat convoluted throughout the new admin console and CLI
Might be also worth checking out the free FMS server manager which utilises the admin API
FM Server Manager - Productive Computing
Then upload your database from a filmmaker client to the server and you should be good to go!.
Thanks for the insight
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