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Issue Migrating from VCentre appliance 5.5 to version 6

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I've a VCentre server virtual appliance, it's currently on build 5.5.0.30500 Build 4180648 and I want to upgrade to 6.0

I've downloaded VMWare-VCSA-all-6.0.0.511256-iso, unpacked and opened the vcsa-setup.html

However I'm having issues trying to get the upgrade started

I want to do an in place upgrade and so I am selecting upgrade but no matter how often I try the (tried and test to be correct) root credentials it doesn't authenticate . It tries because i get the untrusted SSL certificate warning but doesn't accept password - "Cannot authenticate to the target server"

If I go back and choose migrate It does authenticate and then asks where I want to store the new VM etc etc.
However i believe that's for migrating a Windows box to a new appliance rather than upgrade the existing appliance.

Any ideas on how I can proceed?
Thanks
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