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How to move DeviceLock Enterprise Server and its database to another computer

DESCRIPTION

This article contains instructions on how to move DeviceLock Enterprise Server and its database to another computer. Note, that the procedure is undocumented, so please follow the instructions carefully to avoid data loss.

HOW-TO

1.Export [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\SmartLine Vision\DeviceLockEnterpriseServer]
([HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\SmartLine Vision\DeviceLockEnterpriseServer] on 64-bit OS) registry key from the computer DeviceLock Enterprise Server is being moved from;
2. Detach the database from the computer and attach it on the target one. Move 'DLStore' folder to the target computer (make sure the new location is the same as the old one on source machine);
3. Start installation of DeviceLock Enterprise Server on the new server computer.
Skip 'SQL Server connection' step by pressing 'Cancel' button;
4. Stop DLServer.exe process and import the registry key saved on step 1;
5. Start 'DLServer.exe' process, connect to it via DeviceLock Management Console, and set name of the new SQL Server in 'Server Options' dialog.