Backing up GoAnywhere User Data

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Post by Support_Philip » Fri Jan 05, 2018 11:44 am
User Data
All user data and configurations for GoAnywhere are stored in a folder called userdata, which is located
under the GoAnywhere installation directory.

The default paths to the userdata folder for each platform is listed below:
n Windows: C:\Program Files\Helpsystems\GoAnywhere\userdata
n IBM i: /Helpsystems/goanywhere/userdata
n Linux and UNIX: /usr/local/Helpsystems/GoAnywhere/userdata
n Mac OS X: /Applications/Helpsystems/GoAnywhere/userdata

You should backup the GoAnywhere userdata folder (and its contents) in your regular backup
processes. It is recommended to backup this userdata folder at least daily.
Philip Horn
Senior Support Analyst
e. philip.horn@helpsystems.com
p. 1-800-949-4696
w. GoAnywhere.com | HelpSystems.com
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