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Alfresco 3 Business Solutions by Martin Bergljung

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Implementing document migration

So we have a document migration strategy and we have a plan. Now let's see a couple of examples of how we can implement document migration in practice.

Using Alfresco bulk filesystem import tool

A tool such as the Alfresco bulk filesystem import tool is probably what most people will use and it is also the preferred import tool in the Best Money project. So let's start looking at how this tool is used. It is delivered in an AMP and is installed by dropping the AMP into the ALFRESCO_HOME/amps directory and restarting Alfresco.

However, we prefer to install it manually with the Module Management Tool (MMT) as we have other AMPs, such as the Best Money AMP, that have been installed with the MMT tool.

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