The procedure drops and recreates indexes for most tables. Custom fields from version 8 are transferred over. To successfully perform the upgrade, you need to update both the project files and the database. The Windows edition will be listed in the About Windows screen that appears. In essence, you will be performing what is called an in-place upgrade. Again, this only applies to your custom code, all the other base code will be upgraded automatically. Click the Check for updates now button to see if there are any new files.
So, if you ever want to go back to the version of Windows that came with your computer, you will need to create the recovery media before doing the upgrade. Check out thee section ' Make the recovery media' in the following article,. These tasks can then be included in packages and used to delete objects on other instances during the import. Restart your computer and now you can see the update to Windows 8. You can set up the full-text search again after the upgrade is complete. After you enter your valid license key, review the Event Log.
Go through the sections in the listed order. The setup files contain , sample files, and allow you to install new Kentico 8. You are encouraged to take a look at this guide and you will find it as an easy task to get your upgrade done in a timely manner. Another reason these are important is your other custom form controls, webparts, etc, might be dependent on them. After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer.
After extraction, I ran the Setup. Once the databases are successfully upgraded, continue with the steps after the upgrade. You can set up the full-text search again after the upgrade is complete. After all of the changes to the custom code we moved and the project actually built successfully, we moved on to the database upgrade process. You must have both the base image and the maintenance release image on the firewall for installation to be successful. Then you can download the. Microsoft are continuing down the path of self-destruction by making Windows and Office as difficult to install or upgrade as possible.
If your Kentico instance runs on a web farm, you need to manually enable web farms after you complete the upgrade. As soon as the upgrade is installed, you can see a reboot alert. Firstly, as I mentioned in , the release date for the upgrade is the 30 th of April, 2014. Microsoft offers this free upgrade offer for one year from July 29 and after that year is up, you must then purchase Windows 10. At some point the installation is going to check the hardware and software currently installed. We hope this will be useful for at least a few of you, who are not able to download the entire 3. If this is the case, then you will have to wait with the upgrade until the last Kentico 7 hotfix release for the updated upgrade procedure.
You can also choose custom settings, but we find the Express settings work well for most users. Here is If your laptop has an incompatible graphics processor, you will not be able to upgrade it to Windows 10. In the meantime, you can enjoy a coffee. You can check the database authentication settings in the connection string within your project's web. After extraction, I ran the Setup. Upgrading across multiple versions If you are upgrading from a Kentico version lower than 8.
The solution I found online was to check the box telling Win 10 do the updates later rather than at the beginning of the Win 10 install. Manual upgrade If you cannot perform the upgrade automatically for example when you cannot directly access the environment hosting the Kentico instance , you can perform the upgrade manually. For a complete listing of the issues that are included in this update, see the associated Microsoft Knowledge Base article for more information. Two minor glitches - 1. Step 8 Optional If you have installed apps from Windows store, you should reinstall them to make sure that such apps will work fine in Windows 8. This affects the names of applications, web parts, and other related text. Deployment mode and Source control If your system stores virtual objects on the file system due to enabled options , you need to return the files to the database before performing the upgrade.
Here is how to get a free Windows 10 upgrade for Windows 7 and Windows 8. Many web browsers, such as Internet Explorer 9, include a download manager. You can upgrade to Kentico 8 at any time after the upgrade procedure is released. Staging, integration and export tasks If your project uses or the , you need to synchronize all staging and integration tasks before starting the upgrade procedure. As the repo was updating the production code, we performed a fresh backup of production for safety sake and ran the scripts to upgrade to v10.