Sakai DocumentationSakai 11 Administrator Guide Site ArchiveHow do I import an individual site archive?

How do I import an individual site archive?

A site archive may be imported via the Site Archive tool in the Administration Workspace, or into an existing site via Worksite Setup.

Importing an archive via Site Archive.

Select the Site Archive tool from the Tool Menu in the Administration Workspace.

Enter the import information and Import.

Enter the import information and Import.
  1. Enter the top level directory name for the archive directory on the server. This should be the siteid-archive.
  2. Enter the site id for the destination site where the archive content will be copied. If the destination site id does not exist, a new site with the specified id will be created.
  3. Click Import.

Importing an archive via Worksite Setup

Select the Worksite Setup tool from the Tool Menu in either the Administration Workspace or My Workspace.

Click New.

Click New.

Select Create site from archive.

Select Create site from archive.

Follow the series of prompts to create a new site.

After the last step in the site creation process, you will have the opportunity to upload an archive.

Click Choose File to browse for and select the archive file.

Click Choose File to browse for and select the archive file.

Click Upload archive.

Click Upload archive.