Upgrade databases from SharePoint 2016 to SharePoint Server 2019

APPLIES TO: no2013 yes2016 yes2019 noSharePoint Online

The following articles provide information about upgrading databases to SharePoint Server 2019.

Content Description
Create the SharePoint Server 2019 farm for a database attach upgrade
Create and configure a SharePoint Server 2019 farm so that you can upgrade databases from SharePoint Server 2016.
Copy databases to the new farm for upgrade to SharePoint Server 2019
Copy SharePoint Server 2016 content and service databases to a SharePoint Server 2016 farm so that you can upgrade the data to SharePoint Server 2019.
Upgrade service applications to SharePoint Server 2019
Upgrade service applications (Business Connectivity Services, Managed Metadata, Secure Store, User Profiles, Search) to SharePoint Server 2019.
Upgrade content databases to SharePoint Server 2019
Learn how to upgrade content databases from SharePoint Server 2016 to SharePoint Server 2019.
Verify database upgrades in SharePoint Server 2019
Verify that the upgrade for your databases has succeeded and that you are ready to begin to upgrade sites.