Version 2020

2. Install MicroStrategy Backup

To install MicroStrategy Backup, follow the instructions below:

  1. Create a new directory for MicroStrategy Backup in your MicroStrategy Installation directory using the command:

    mkdir mstrbak

  2. Download the MicroStrategy Backup Tool using the command:

    wget https://s3.amazonaws.com/mstrbak/internal/mstrbak.zip
  3. Unzip and extract the file.
  4. Change the directory to the MicroStrategy Backup client executable using the following command:

    cd Mstrbak-client

  5. Run the following command in the MicroStrategy Backup directory to ensure the executable permissions are set for the files.

    chmod +x fix-permissions.sh

Now that MicroStrategy Backup is downloaded and you are in the correct directory, you can move on to 3. Run MicroStrategy Backup.