I'm upgrading to SP 6.0. Should I back up database?

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I'm upgrading to SP 6.0. Should I back up database?

Post by ondrej.novak » Tue May 22, 2012 3:04 pm

When installing Sticky Password 6.0 on a computer where an earlier version of Sticky Password is already installed (i.e. Sticky Password 5.0, 4.1), all of the data from your existing database will automatically be imported into Sticky Password 6.0. Because of the newly designed database used in Sticky Password 6.0, a migration to earlier versions of Sticky Password is not supported. For this reason, we recommend that you save a copy of your current password database, just in case you decide for any reason to reinstall your previous version of Sticky Password.

To make a copy of your database:

Copy the default.pws file, which can be found in the My documents/Sticky Passwords folder, and save it in another location (folder) on your computer. If you wish to save it in the same folder, it will be necessary to change the name of the file (e.g. oldpassworddatabase.pws).
Ondrej Novak
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