Use these instructions to upgrade your instance of the Sync Service from version
2.2.0 to version 3.0.
Download the latest synchronization service from Alfresco Support
Stop the Alfresco Content Services
Stop the synchronization service.
Back up Alfresco Content Services using
the instructions in Backing up and restoring the repository.
Backup your Sync Service database
using the instructions in Backing up and restoring Sync Service.
Configure the synchronization service using the instructions in Installing Desktop Sync service.
Test that you can connect successfully to Alfresco Content Services from Desktop Sync.
When you apply the new Sync Service
apply them to clean/ vanilla WAR files to avoid the risk of having multiple versions of
the same AMP. See Uninstalling an AMP file
for information about
When upgrading, ensure that you use the new
supplied in the latest synchronization service ZIP. Copy
your existing settings from the config.yml
file into the new file. The
differences in the config.yml
file between 2.2.0 and 3.0 are detailed
in the Releases Notes, which are available from the Alfresco Support
When upgrading Alfresco Content Services
, ensure that the
correct licence file is installed in the Alfresco folder before starting Alfresco Content Services
; Alfresco will not
start correctly with the Sync Service
when an invalid licence is present. See Uploading a new license
for details on adding license files.