Migrate to Mendix Cloud v4

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1 Introduction

This how-to describes everything about the migration from v3 to v4.

This how-to will teach you how to do the following:

  • Migrate your licensed App from Mendix Cloud v3 to v4

2 Prerequisites

Before starting this how-to, make sure you have completed the following prerequisites:

  • You have an available v4 Cloud Node. To request a licensed v4 Cloud Node, contact your Customer Success Manager (CSM)
  • You are the Technical Contact of both v3 and v4 Cloud Nodes
  • Downloaded a Deployment Package and the data of your v3 Node. See, How to Download a Backup

3 The migration

Follow the instructions below to migrate your App from Mendix Cloud v3 to v4.

3.1 Create a new Free App

First, you need to create a new Free App.

Learn how to Create and Deploy Your First App.

After creating a Free App, it has to be linked to a node.

Learn how to Link Your Free App to a Licensed Cloud Node how-to.

3.3 Upload the Deployment Package to the v4 Node

The next step is to transfer the data of the app on Mendix Cloud v3 to the App on Mendix Cloud v4.

Learn How to Download a Backup of your app on Mendix Cloud v3. Learn How to Restore a Backup.

3.4 Deploy the Deployment Package to an Environment

Now that the app on Mendix Cloud v4 contains your data, you only have to deploy the deployment package to an evironment and start your app.

Learn how to Deploy to the Mendix Cloud.

3.5 Submit a Request to Support to Offboard the V3 Node

Your app is now running in Mendix Cloud v4. If you don’t need the Mendix Cloud v3 node, submit a request with Mendix Support to offboard the v3 node.

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