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Syncfusion Project Migration is a Visual Studio add-in that allows you to migrate the existing Syncfusion ASP.NET Application from one Essential Studio version to another.

IMPORTANT

The Syncfusion ASP.NET Web Application Project Migration utility is available from v13.1.0.30.

Use the following steps to migrate your existing Syncfusion ASP.NET Application.

  1. To open Migration Wizard, follow either one of the options below:

    Option 1
    Click Syncfusion Menu and choose Essential Studio for ASP.NET Web Forms (EJ1) > Migrate Project… in Visual Studio.

    Syncfusion Essential JS 1 ASP.NET Web Forms Project Migration via Syncfusion menu

    NOTE

    In Visual Studio 2019, Syncfusion menu is available under Extensions in Visual Studio menu.

    Option 2
    Right-click the Syncfusion ASP.NET Application from Solution Explorer and select Syncfusion Essential JS 1. Choose Migrate the Essential JS 1 Project to Another version…

    Syncfusion Essential JS 1 ASP.NET Web Forms Project Migration add-in

  2. The Project Migration window appears. You can choose the required Essential Studio version that is installed in the machine.

    Syncfusion Essential JS 1 ASP.NET Web Forms Project Migration wizard

  3. The Project Migration window allows you to configure the following options:

    i. Essential Studio Version: Select a version from the list of installed Syncfusion versions.

    ii. Assemblies From: Choose the assembly location, from where the assembly is added to the project.

    Choose the assembly location, from where the assembly is added to the project

  4. Click the Migrate Button. The Project Backup dialog appears. In the dialog, if click Yes, it will backup the current project before migrating the Syncfusion project. If click No, it will migrate the project to required Syncfusion version without backup.

    Syncfusion Essential JS 1 ASP.NET Web Forms Project Migration backup dialog

  5. The Syncfusion Reference Assemblies, Scripts, and CSS, Web.Config entries are updated to the corresponding version in the project.