If you have a Single Computer License and you change computers, here is an easy way to keep your forecasts:


  1. Download SQL Management Studio (on both computers)

    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sql/ssms/download-sql-server-management-studio-ssms
     

  2. Open up the SQL Management Studio on original machine
  3. Go to your Forecast 5 Database, by default, named Forecast5V3_2015.
  4. Right click on the database, scroll down to Tasks, select Backup.
  5. Take the backup.
  6. Save the backup a to a USB disk.
  7. Connect the USB disk to new computer.
  8. On the new computer, open the SQL management studio.
  9. Right click on the Databases folder and click Restore Database.
  10. Restore the backup from the USB disk