Migrating NI OPC Server From One Computer to Another

Updated Feb 20, 2020

Issue Details

What steps should I follow if I want to migrate my NI OPC server from one computer to another. 

Solution

Here are some steps that should be reviewed:
  1. Transfer the OPC configuration file to the new server.
  2. Deploy the Share Variables on the new server.
  3. On the LabVIEW application, change the binding path to the new server
  4. Configure the firewall of the new server to allow OPC communication.