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Convert a deprecated SQL Compact database

From March 2020 onward, Microsoft SQL Compact is deprecated and is no longer a supported database server for hosting the Lansweeper database. SQL Compact is no longer offered as an option in the Lansweeper installer. In addition, when updating a SQL ...

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Identify which database server Lansweeper is using

Most of the data scanned by Lansweeper and manually submitted in the web console is stored in the Lansweeper database. Your database is hosted in either the Microsoft SQL LocalDB, Microsoft SQL Server or (deprecated) Microsoft SQL Compact database se...

Susan_A by Lansweeper Alumni
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Move your database from SQL LocalDB to SQL Server

Lansweeper data, reports and settings are stored in a database, which is hosted in either Microsoft SQL Compact, Microsoft SQL LocalDB or Microsoft SQL Server. If your database is hosted in LocalDB, you can move it to SQL Server on the same or a diff...

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How to use the ConfigEditor tool

Lansweeper data, reports and settings are stored in a database. Your database is hosted in either the Microsoft SQL LocalDB, Microsoft SQL Server or (deprecated) Microsoft SQL Compact database server. Apart from a database, your installation also inc...

Lansweeper by Lansweeper Tech Support
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Move your database from SQL Compact to SQL Server

This article explains how to migrate a Lansweeper database hosted in the Microsoft SQL Compact database server to Microsoft SQL Server. Existing data, reports, and settings remain intact. From March 2020 onward, SQL Compact is no longer a supported d...

Lansweeper by Lansweeper Tech Support
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Change the Lansweeper database password

If you install the Lansweeper database under Microsoft SQL LocalDB or Microsoft SQL Server, the Lansweeper installer automatically creates a SQL user that is used by the Lansweeper scanning service and web console to connect to the database. The defa...

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Disable IIS Express logging

This page explains why you should disable IIS Express logging on your web server, and how to delete any IIS Express logs that may have been recorded so far. If your Lansweeper web console is hosted by the IIS Express web server, the IIS Express log ...

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