Upgrading the Windchill Extension Platform

Overview

The platform can be upgraded using two mechanisms

The installation method used depends if the kernel version requires an update. The kernel cannot be dynamically updated.

System update

To ensure your system is up-to-date a special extension called the “System Update Extension” can be downloaded from the extension system and installed.

Note: The installation of any extension will automatically update your system

Kernel update

The admin must use the installer to upgrade the system

Was this article helpful? Votes: 0
Article details:
Published date: 30/09/2019 9:39AM
Last updated: 30/09/2019 9:41AM (dkanalec@wincom-plm.com - dkanalec@wincom-plm.com)
Share article: 
Author: dkanalec@wincom-plm.com (dkanalec@wincom-plm.com)
Permalink: https://wex.wincom-plm.com/kb/articles/upgrading-the-extension-platform