Cloudsfer integration for File System is designed to quickly migrate data from and/or to File System - In a few quick steps.


To integrate with File System - Please choose "File System" from the list as shown below: 
click Connect.  


 

Cloudsfer will display a list of Cloudsfer On Premises Agent. Click “Open” button.


 

Tip:

You must install Cloudsfer On Premises Agent to migrate data from Local File System for the first time. 

 


Click “Add New Agent” button to install Cloudsfer On Premises Agent.  



 



Click (Copy Token) button and Click “Download agent” button to download Cloudsfer On Premises Agent.



 



When the download is complete, run the Cloudsfer On Premises Agent (CloudsferOnPremiseAgent.msi). A welcome screen will appear. Click Next.

 




 

In the End-User Licensing Agreement panel, click "I accept the terms in the License Agreement” and click Next to continue installation. You are advised to read the terms of the license carefully before proceeding with the installation. If you decline the license terms, the installation will not proceed.



 

 


The Destination Folder Setup panel will appear. Click “Next” to continue setup. OR Click “Change” button to select location to install the Agent and Click “Next”.





Paste your unique Token provided by Cloudsfer. Give a name to your Agent and click “Next”.



 


In the Ready to install Cloudsfer On Premises Agent panel, click Install.




 

Click the “Finish” button to exit the Setup Wizard.

Click Add button in the browser.


 




 

Your File System Content structure will be displayed. Choose the Folder/Drive you wish to migrate.


Cloudsfer integration for File System supports the following features:


1. When using File System, Cloudsfer will preserve the modification date and creation date.
2. When migrating using File System, you may perform delta migrations, use the Backup migration option, and have the ability to overwrite newly modified data into the desired destination. You can set the backup migration feature to your personal needs.



Note:


To migrate data from Network Drive, please see the following guide.

Please make sure that the server setup has enabled out bounding port range of 32,000 – 34,000 in order to allow communication with Cloudsfer agent. 

Please verify Microsoft .Net Framework 4.5 is installed on your machine.


A free trial is available when creating a new Cloudsfer account, your account will be provided with all needed features for testing and with free data -no commitment or credit card required for evaluation ! Try for FREE

 

For more information on how to set your migration please see the following guide.