LiveLink Migration (OpenText Content Server)

Tzunami Deployer for LiveLink (OpenText Content Server) Migration Tool

Tzunami Deployer for OpenText Content Server (formerly known as LiveLink®) enables the migration of content from OpenText Content Server LiveLink to SharePoint products and technologies.  Tzunami Deployer for LiveLink Migration Tool is part of the Tzunami Deployer Family of Products, which has been developed specifically to respond to all advanced LiveLink to SharePoint migration requirements such as LiveLink to SharePoint Online, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2016 and LiveLink to SharePoint 2019.  Our LiveLink migration solution allows the user to extract all LiveLink content via command on any machine with designated permissions.  Meanwhile, the user can load, deploy and migrate content to SharePoint on a separate machine. With the ability to connect remotely to the OpenText LiveLink server, users easily chose the content to be migrated from LiveLink to SharePoint online for example.

Tzunami Deployer for Live Link migration has the ability to run exporter from the command line, allowing running exports as part of scripts. This tool supports primarily content migration from LiveLink to SharePoint. You can also use our analysis tool before migrating from LiveLink to Office 365 and prepare better the process.

How to transfer your content from
LiveLink to SharePoint?

With Tzunami Deployer, you can easily migrating LiveLink to SharePoint with our 4 unique steps.
Migrate LiveLink to Office 365 and any other SharePoint version like SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2016, and LiveLink to SharePoint 2019.


Export data from your server including metadata using Tzunami Exporter


Load exported data into Deployer
Read entire SharePoint destination


Drag and Drop migration with all needed configurations


Migrate data into your new SharePoint environment



Read Sharepoint



Tzunami Deployer for LiveLink allows users to export the following types of objects (with their relevant subtype ID) from the OpenText LiveLink server:

  • Enterprise Workspaces and Personal Workspaces
  • Discussions Topics and Replies
  • Tasks Lists, Tasks Groups, Tasks and Milestones
  • Channels and News
  • Projects
  • Folders
  • Documents, Text Documents and Compound Documents
  • Links and Aliases

For details regarding support for additional object types please contact the Tzunami Support Team at [email protected].

As part of the export process, Tzunami Deployer for LiveLink repositions users and groups, as well as the following permissions:

  • See
  • See Content
  • Modify
  • Edit Attributes
  • Delete Versions
  • Add Items
  • Delete
  • Reserve
  • Edit Permissions

Using  Tzunami Deployer’s security mappings, users can perform the migration of users, groups (as well as groups membership) and permissions, even across Active Directory domains.

On top of the basic metadata, Tzunami Deployer for LiveLink enables the migration of metadata implemented using the two methods of metadata supported by OpenText LiveLink:

  • OpenText LiveLink 8.x or earlier releases: Additional Nodes Attributes (also called System Attributes).
  • OpenText LiveLink 9.x or later: Categories and Attributes.

Both methods are supported, and allow users to migrate metadata, and properties/columns to the target system. Using Tzunami Deployer, you can easily migrate and move content from LiveLink to SharePoint.

Supported versions:

  • OpenText Content Server 10.5
  • Livelink ECM 10.0.0
  • Livelink 9.7.1
  • Livelink 9.7.0
  • Livelink 9.6.x

We also have a migration solution for OpenText Content Server 16.x or later
Click here to read how to migrate from OpenText Content Server 16 to SharePoint

Software requirements:

  • Microsoft .Net Framework 2.0
  • API access from network, HTTP Tunneling supported

*LiveLink® is a registered trademark owned by Open Text Corporation.

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