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  • disable Email, Jabber (in the "Administration > Notifier" sections) and possibly also custom notifiers or change their settings to prevent the new server from sending out notifications;
  • disable email verification (in the  "Administration > Authentication" section);
  • be sure not to run any builds which change (e.g. deploy to) production environments. This also typically includes Maven builds deploying to non-local repositories. You can prevent any builds from starting by pausing the build queue;
  • disable cloud integration (so that it does not interfere with the main server);
  • disable external artifact storage (as otherwise running/deleting builds and server cleanup will affect the storage which might be used by the production server);
  • disable Git registry cleanup (or just disable cleanup on the server);
  • disable Commit Status Publishing;
  • disable any plugins which push data into other non-copied systems based on the TeamCity events (like commit status publishing);


  • disable

    cloud integration (so that it does not interfere with the main server);

    disable functionality to store project settings in VCS: set teamcity.versionedSettings.enabled=false internal property;

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    {hidden-data}related issue: [https://youtrack.jetbrains.com/issue/TW-38304]{hidden-data}

  • consider significantly increasing VCS checking for changes interval (server-wide default and overridden in the VCS roots) or changing settings of the VCS roots to prevent them from contacting production servers. Since TeamCity 10.0.3, see also TW-47324.