I recently installed Collect in a multi user environment using postgresql. I have old data in my Standalone Collect environment. What is a recommended steps to migrate sqlite data to postgresql?

Thanks Smith

asked 06 Apr, 03:15

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Dear Smith,
You have 2 options:

  1. take a complete backup of survey(s) and data from the Backup / Restore module in Collect and restore the backup in the new installation of Collect, the one using PostgreSQL
  2. export the content of the database from SQLite to SQL, using for example a software like SQLite browser, that is free, modify the generated SQL and try to restore it into PostgreSQL; the structure of databases is similar, you shouldn't have big issues (skip the part of the database/schema/tables generation while restoring it).

We suggest you to use the first option, that is probably faster.
Let us know, many thanks.
Open Foris Team

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