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adding dumped mongodb database to server

Hi,

I am trying to migrate my mongodb database to my server. I have reviewed all the mongorestore docs and cannot seem to figure this out. I have dumped the db on my local machine(mac) and have tried SCP transfer and mongorestore which both failed. If anyone has a good example of how to do this it would be much appreciated.

thanks,

jb


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Hi @Pappie,

The below article can guide you with mongodump and mongorestore :

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-back-up-restore-and-migrate-a-mongodb-database-on-ubuntu-18-04

you could also try using MongoDB compass to perform a dump and restore from GUI.

https://www.mongodb.com/try/download/compass

I hope this helps!

Regards, Rajkishore