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Migration and upgradation from 32 bit SharePoint 2003 to 64 bit MOSS

  Asked By: Pallavi    Date: Jul 22    Category: MOSS    Views: 12401

I want to do the Migration of SharePoint Portal 2003 which is currently
available in 32 bit environment.

Now i want to migrate it to 64 bit environment along with the upgrading to
MOSS 2007 .

will it directly upgradee to 64 bit environment of MOSS 2007?

anybody has idea about this other and guideline documents what steps to do?



4 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Rosemarie Cervantes     Answered On: Jul 22

Basically, you want to do a clean install onto your 64bit hardware and then
migrate your content.

Answer #2    Answered By: Manan Kadu     Answered On: Jul 22

But is 32 bit  SharePoint2003 content will migrate to new 64 bit environment,
will it support?
or it will give any errors?

Answer #3    Answered By: Tonia Franco     Answered On: Jul 22

Content is content, it's stored in the SQL database. How you get that
content over is the thing. There are a couple of ways it can be done, partly
depending on size, time constraints etc.

Answer #4    Answered By: Amareswar Karkera     Answered On: Jul 22

I want to know that contetnt databse of SPS 2003(32 bit  ) after
running prescan tool
can it migrate to 64 bit MOSS 2007 machine directly or any other steps
to be taken for this.

will this support or not ? or I have to carry following steps
like migrate to MOSS 2007 (32 bit ) and then Migrate to the MOSS 2007(64 bit)
as per the article by

How to move a SharePoint Server 2007 32-bit environment to a 64-bit
environment on Windows Server 2008.