When you have to migrate your content from a virtual environment to a development environment, or from a test environment to a production environment, follow the processes that are listed in the procedures in this article. Some of the procedures that are described in those processes are only necessary if you will have different users or content creators in the new environment.
You should know that, if you select a dashboard, all scorecards, KPIs, data sources, indicators and report views that are associated with that dashboard will be also included. Similarly, if you select a scorecard, all KPIs, data sources and indicators that are associated with that scorecard will be included.
Tip: If you are migrating from a virtual environment, you must first back up all your created files as .bswx files. After that, you can use Dashboard Designer to open them in the new environment.