Upgrade PVS 7.0 to 7.6

Posted on 2015-01-29
Last Modified: 2015-02-11
Has anyone had any experience upgrading PVS from version 7.0 to 7.5 or 7.6
I plan to upgrade but although there is info on the edocs site no one has posted any step by step guides from their own experiences.
If anyone has any documentation that they could share on a step by step guide it would be greatly appreciated
Question by:nathantrevor
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by:Carl Webster
ID: 40577662
Pretty simple:

1.  Backup your database
2.  Uninstall all current PVS software
3.  Install new PVS software
4.  Now go through the pain of updating the target device software in your master image(s)

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ID: 40579331
Hi Carl
Have you ran through this your self?
If so did you hit any problems at all?
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by:Carl Webster
ID: 40579460
Nope, no problems.

Author Comment

ID: 40579868
how did you update your Vdisk using the version vidsk updgrade using p2pvs.exe first?
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Carl Webster earned 500 total points
ID: 40579879
I use Hyper-V booting the VHD, uninstalling old software and installing the new stuff.

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