|| Ensure that you can access the FTP/SFTP server where you stored the upgrade file.|
||Log in to the management software for the node that you are upgrading:
- If you are upgrading an IM and Presence node, log in to Cisco Unified IM and Presence Operating System Administration.
- If you are upgrading a Cisco Unified Communications Manager node, log in to Cisco Unified Communications Operating System Administration.
||If you are performing a refresh upgrade that requires a COP file, install the required COP file. |
If you are unsure whether you need to install a COP file, review the information about supported upgrade paths. See the Related Topics section below for more information.
||Select Remote Filesystem
from the Source
||In the Directory field, enter the path to the patch file on the remote system. |
||In the Server field, enter the FTP or SFTP server name.|
||In the User Name field, enter the user name for the remote node.|
||In the User Password field, enter the password for the remote node.|
||Enter your email address and IP address in the Email Notification and SMTP Server fields. This will enable you to receive an email notification upon successful completion of the upgrade. |
These fields are only visible for refresh upgrades.
||From the Transfer Protocol field, select the transfer protocol, for example, SFTP.|
Next to continue the upgrade process.
||Select the upgrade version that you want to install and select
||Monitor the progress of the download, which includes the filename
and the number of megabytes that are being transferred.
||When the download completes, verify the checksum value against the
checksum for the file that you downloaded from Cisco.com.
||Perform one of the following actions:
For standard upgrades:
If this is a single-node deployment and you want to install
the upgrade and automatically reboot to the upgraded software, select
Reboot to upgraded partition.
If this is a multinode deployment, select
Do not reboot after upgrade.This allows you to install
the upgrade and then manually reboot to the upgraded software at a later time.
For more information about how to manually reboot the system and activate the upgrade, see the Related Topics section below.
For refresh upgrades:
See the topic called Version switching during upgrade rules for more information about the rules for switching during an upgrade.
Next and select
Finish when the installation completes.