Moving your Links database to the cloud

Please complete this checklist to assist in preparation of migrating your database to a cloud server.

  • Please list your business name








    Confirm new server logins work and shortcuts ready on local workstations.

    Confirm all relevant peripherals (eg. receipt printers) have been tested

    Click below or paste link into browser for work instruction :
    http://wiki.linksmodularsolutions.com/Backing-up-the-Database.ashx?HL=backup

    STOP the SQL Server to prevent staff from making any further changes to the old database.


    Right-click the file or folder, point to Send to, and then click Compressed (zipped) folder. A new compressed folder is created in the same location. To rename it, right-click the folder, click Rename, and then type the new name. To extract (or unzip) files or folders from a compressed folder.
    Please name the file: YourlocationName_datafile


    Upload file to FTP or dropbox site provided by your account manager and confirm upload is complete.


    Uninstall the Links service on your existing server.
    Click or copy this link into your browser for a work instruction. http://wiki.linksmodularsolutions.com/Uninstalling-the-Links-Service.ashx?NoRedirect=1


    Confirm you have received and agree to the Links Hosting SLA.