Installing KanBo on existing SQL database

This article describes how to launch KanBo setup while all the previous installation steps are completed: registering and adding the app on SharePoint, registering certificates etc.


1. Make sure that the database is created on your SQL Server and there is a right connection string in KanBo web.config. It should point exactly to this KanBo database.
Example:
  <connectionStrings>
    <add name="KanBoContentConnectionString" connectionString="Data Source=YourSQL; Initial Catalog=KanBo_Content_db; Integrated Security=true; MultipleActiveResultSets=True" providerName="System.Data.SqlClient" />
  </connectionStrings>

2. Run KanBo from your SharePoint site.

3. Choose Cancel when prompted for it.

4. Enter setup when asked to enter it.

5. In Setup, choose Advanced.

6. Select Create content schema and wait for it to finish.



7. Click on the Initialize Content database and wait for it to finish.

8. Click on License ID and wait until it shows your ID. Send it to KanBo reprentative.

9. The representative from KanBo will send you the license key. Add it to web.config in this line and save the config:
   <add key="KanBoLicenseKey" value="" />


10. In setup, click reauthenticate.

11. Once setup is restarted, run the Automatic setup.
You should be given a communicate that KanBo is now usable.



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