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Microsoft Content Management Server by Stefan Gosner, Joel Ward, Lim Mei Ying

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Appendix A. Upgrading from MCMS 2001 to MCMS 2002

This appendix covers the basic steps you will need to follow to upgrade an MCMS 2001 website to MCMS 2002.

If you are upgrading your site, the advice in this appendix should be mixed in with Chapters 2, 3, and 4. So instead of installing a site from scratch, you would take your old site, upgrade the MCMS software, upgrade the database, and then decide how to upgrade your templates.

In fact, those are the basic steps for moving from MCMS 2001 to MCMS 2002:

  • Backing up the old site's files and database

  • Upgrading the MCMS software (uninstalling MCMS 2001 and installing MCMS 2002) or creating a new MCMS server to house the upgraded site

  • Upgrading the database using the DCA

  • Deciding whether to move to ASP.NET ...

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