Import from Basecamp | Online help | Zoho Projects

Import from Basecamp

We’re happy to announce a super simple way for you to get your data into Zoho Projects from Basecamp. With a couple of clicks you can free your data from Basecamp.

We currently support migration from Basecamp 3.
Zoho Projects comes with a rich set of task management and collaboration features that let you do a lot more and allows you to efficiently import all your data from Basecamp. After the import is scheduled, you will receive an email notification about the import status.

How to get started with the Import process

You must login to https://projects.zoho.com/bump#form and authenticate Basecamp to schedule import. The data will be successfully imported into Zoho Projects. However, if the data is not fetched successfully, you must retry and import your data again.

Import from Basecamp

  1. Login to Zoho Projects with Administrator privileges.
  2. Click   in the upper-right corner of the top navigation band.
  3. Select Imports under Data Administration.  
  4. Navigate to Basecamp and click Start Import.
  5. Enter your Project portal and select Basecamp 3 in the Basecamp user migration page. 
  6. Click Authenticate.

Things to remember after the data is imported in Zoho

As with all migrations, certain data attributes are modified to adapt to migration. The following are the data modifications while importing data from Basecamp into Zoho Projects:

Basecamp
Zoho Projects
Discussions

Forums

Text Documents
Documents
Progress or Activity Stream
Feeds
Calendar Events

Project calendar events will be mapped with the respective projects.

General calendar events will be mapped under a separate project called "Calendar Events" in Zoho Projects.

  • You cannot import templates and attachments because of API limitations in Basecamp.
  • In Zoho Projects, we have user defined roles like Manager, Administrator, Employee, Contractor, etc. And based on this user permission you will be provided access for projects.
  • Client users are added in the role of "Employee" in Zoho Projects because of API limitations in Basecamp.
  • Your project data will not be deleted even if you downgrade or cancel Zoho Projects.
  • Users in your Basecamp account will be added to your Zoho Projects portal, and they will be notified via mail.

    Zoho CRM Training Programs

    Learn how to use the best tools for sales force automation and better customer engagement from Zoho's implementation specialists.

    Zoho CRM Training
      Redefine the way you work
      with Zoho Workplace

        Zoho DataPrep Personalized Demo

        If you'd like a personalized walk-through of our data preparation tool, please request a demo and we'll be happy to show you how to get the best out of Zoho DataPrep.

        Zoho CRM Training

          Create, share, and deliver

          beautiful slides from anywhere.

          Get Started Now


            Zoho Sign now offers specialized one-on-one training for both administrators and developers.

            BOOK A SESSION









                                      You are currently viewing the help pages of Qntrl’s earlier version. Click here to view our latest version—Qntrl 3.0's help articles.




                                          Manage your brands on social media

                                            Zoho Desk Resources

                                            • Desk Community Learning Series


                                            • Digest


                                            • Functions


                                            • Meetups


                                            • Kbase


                                            • Resources


                                            • Glossary


                                            • Desk Marketplace


                                            • MVP Corner


                                            • Word of the Day


                                              Zoho Marketing Automation

                                                Zoho Sheet Resources

                                                 

                                                    Zoho Forms Resources


                                                      Secure your business
                                                      communication with Zoho Mail


                                                      Mail on the move with
                                                      Zoho Mail mobile application

                                                        Stay on top of your schedule
                                                        at all times


                                                        Carry your calendar with you
                                                        Anytime, anywhere




                                                              Zoho Sign Resources

                                                                Sign, Paperless!

                                                                Sign and send business documents on the go!

                                                                Get Started Now




                                                                        Zoho TeamInbox Resources



                                                                                Zoho DataPrep Resources



                                                                                  Zoho DataPrep Demo

                                                                                  Get a personalized demo or POC

                                                                                  REGISTER NOW


                                                                                    Design. Discuss. Deliver.

                                                                                    Create visually engaging stories with Zoho Show.

                                                                                    Get Started Now









                                                                                                        • Related Articles

                                                                                                        • Import from Jira

                                                                                                          Thank you for considering Zoho Projects. If you are ready to migrate your data from JIRA Cloud or Jira Server (self hosted) into Zoho Projects, follow the steps given below to import your data. Prerequisite Portal admin must set the User email ...
                                                                                                        • Import from XLS/CSV/JSON/MPP

                                                                                                          You can now import MPP/ MPX/ XLS/ JSON/ CSV files into Zoho Projects and start collaborating. Login to Zoho Projects with Administrator privileges. Click in the upper-right corner of the top navigation band. Navigate to Data Administration > Imports. ...
                                                                                                        • Import Timesheet

                                                                                                          Timesheets can be imported from XLS, XLSX, or CSV files to any project. Zoho Projects allows users to map the fields in the sheet with fields already present in the project. Additionally, users can also use the auto-mapping feature and the system ...
                                                                                                        • Import Users from CSV

                                                                                                          Zoho Projects allows you to import users from a CSV (Comma Separated Values) file. You can now bulk import users into your Zoho Projects portal using CSV files. A sample file is attached below. Click in the top navigation panel. Navigate to the Users ...
                                                                                                        • Import Microsoft Projects (MPP / MPX files)

                                                                                                          Learn how to import Microsoft Projects files (MPP / MPX) into your Zoho Projects portal. You can plan your project in Microsoft, import them and start collaborating in Zoho Projects. A sample import file is attached below. Click in the top navigation ...
                                                                                                          Wherever you are is as good as
                                                                                                          your workplace

                                                                                                            Resources

                                                                                                            Videos

                                                                                                            Watch comprehensive videos on features and other important topics that will help you master Zoho CRM.



                                                                                                            eBooks

                                                                                                            Download free eBooks and access a range of topics to get deeper insight on successfully using Zoho CRM.



                                                                                                            Webinars

                                                                                                            Sign up for our webinars and learn the Zoho CRM basics, from customization to sales force automation and more.



                                                                                                            CRM Tips

                                                                                                            Make the most of Zoho CRM with these useful tips.



                                                                                                              Zoho Show Resources