Migration of sitefinity framework 3.7 to 4.2

Posted by Community Admin on 05-Aug-2018 09:22

Migration of sitefinity framework 3.7 to 4.2

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Posted by Community Admin on 19-Aug-2011 00:00
Hello,

We have already done a project on sitefinity using 3.7 framework.Now,we want to convert it into 4.2 framework.We have done the
following:

a)copied the Migrationservice.svc file to the root of  our website EvolvedMe.

b)copied the Telerik.Sitefinity.Migration.dll  and Telerik.Sitefinity.MigrationContracts.dll to the /bin folder of website.

c)Edited the web.config file according to the instructions given in the dashboard of the sitefinity4.2 website.

d)entered the sitefinity3.7 project URL.

But after entering the URL a message is showing that the connection is failed.

Now,Please tell me how can I get out of this problem?




Thanks & Regards,
Suman
Posted by Community Admin on 22-Aug-2011 00:00
Hello Suman,

Can you please let us know what the message is? Perhaps it will give us a hint so that we know how to proceed.

Thanks in advance. 

Regards,
Georgi
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Posted by Community Admin on 22-Aug-2011 00:00
Suman,

Try accessing the migration service directly on the 3.7 site by going to yoursite/.../MigrationService.svc after you've uploaded the svc file. This should show you an error (if you have CustomErrors off in web.config) if there is a problem with the 3.7 configuration.

If the page loads correctly (it should look like the attached image) there might be a problem with the 4.2 site communicating with the 3.7 site. In that case, check the error log inside the app_data folder of the 4.2 site for more information.
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