Thursday, September 24, 2015

Step by Step:Upgrade Project Server 2013 to Project Server 2016

Upgrade to Project Server 2016

Pre-Upgrade Steps

1. Install SharePoint 2016 and Project Server 2016

2. Create a Web Application

3. Update 2013 environment with latest patches

Upgrade Steps:

1. Copy Project Server and Content database from the 2013 environment

a. ProjectWebApp

b. WSS_Content

** Upgrading to 2016 (Both databases will be merged to one database)

1. Select Manage content databases

Verify the Content database:

2. Restore the new database to 2016 SQL Server

The new database is restored as ProjectWebApp_PME and WSS_Content_PME:


3. Run SharePoint 2016 Powershell as administrator:


4. Mount-SPContentDatabase (WSS_Content_PME):

5. Migrate-SPProjectDatabase:


6. Upgrade Completed Successfully


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