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Import a server configuration from file

For this procedure, you can import (open) a Microsoft Identity Integration Server 2003 server configuration from file. A server configuration also includes all management agents that exist when an export server configuration file is created. This can be helpful when you want to import or recover a known-good server configuration and is the preferred method when migrating a server configuration. To complete this procedure, you must be logged on as a member of the MIISAdmins security group.

To import a server configuration from file

  1. On the File menu, click Import Server Configuration.
  2. In Browse for folder, click the location of the file to be imported.
  3. For each directory-based management agent, Management Agent Designer checks the connected data source schema and creates a list of existing partitions. Management Agent Designer will then attempt to match those existing partitions with partitions specified in the management agent configuration file. If partition matches can be guaranteed with matching globally unique identifiers (GUIDs) and matching names, no action is necessary. If partition matches cannot be guaranteed, the Partition Matching dialog box will appear and requires any of the following:




Related Topics


Export a server configuration to file


Svrexport: Server configuration export tool


Import a management agent from file