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2797142 - Instance Sync Tool | How to undo an instance pairing?


  • Is it possible to delete the pairing between source and target instances in the Instance Synchronization Wizard?
  • How to unpair two instances in Instance Sync Tool?
  • I've paired two instanc for sync and I'd like to undo this;

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This can be done by performing the following steps:

  1. Go through Admin Center > Instance Synchronization Wizard;
  2. Select "Configuration Copy (Instance Synchronization)" and click "Next";
  3. Click on "go through the Instance Synchronization Wizard tool from the beginning";
  4. Select a target instance and click on "Delete Existing Instance";


  5. Click on the trash icon under "Action."

  6. Click on "Yes" to save changes;
  7. You've successfully removed this target instance from the paired ones. 

See Also

2088055 - Instance Synchronization Feature Guide & need to know information - Platform


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