How do I transfer data to another computer?

On old machine

Open ManicTime, then click Tools -> Backup and restore -> Backup now to backup the database. Keep the generated file, you will need it on the new machine to restore the data.

On new machine

Install ManicTime on new machine. Start the app and click Tools -> Backup and restore -> Restore and choose the backup file from the old machine.

Installing ManicTime older than v2.4?

  1. Install ManicTime on new computer and run it so a new database is created.
  2. Before continuing, make sure that ManicTime is not running. Right click on icon next to system time in lower right corner and choose Exit.
  3. Locate folder:
    XP: C:\Documents and Settings\\Local Settings\Application Data\Finkit\ManicTime\ Vista 
    Windows 7: C:\Users\\AppData\Local\ Finkit\ManicTime\
  4. Copy(overwrite) old database to this folder.
  5. Run ManicTime