Copy an Environment:
1. We can create
an environment that is a copy of an existing environment, such as a sandbox
that is based on production for troubleshooting.
production environment that is based on a sandbox, for example. When you create
an environment as a copy of another environment, the new environment is created
on the same application version as the environment that you are copying.
Note: The new environment will contain all
per-tenant extensions and AppSource extensions that are installed and published
in the original environment that is being copied.
To copy an environment
1. Select Environments, then select the
environment that you want to copy.
2. On the Environment Details page,
choose the Copy action.
3. In the Copy environment pane,
specify the type of environment that you want to create based on the current
4. Specify a name for the new environment.
5. Choose the Create action.
the different stages of implementation, testing, support, and maintenance of a
Business Central tenant, Business Central online now provides admins with more
flexibility when they work with multiple environments.
earlier versions, you could copy a production environment to a sandbox
environment in the Business Central admin centre.
release wave adds support for copying the environments within and across
different environment types as shown in this list:
a. Sandbox to Sandbox:
b. Sandbox to Production:
C. Production to Production
can copy Production to Production