mohamed_abdelaa
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vCenter 7 | patch update

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Dear All,

I can't update my vCenter 7.0.0.00000

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vTara
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Hi Mohamed,

Yes, you have to freshly deploy vCenter Server 7.0., as there is no path to upgrade from Beta version to GA. As Beta version meant to be for more of testing software/hardware purposes.

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Tami

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Ajay1988
VMware Employee
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Can u provide the right build number please ? Build 14896550 is not for 7.0 .

What ISO did you use ?

What version to what version you are trying to patch VCSA ?

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AJ
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vTara
VMware Employee
VMware Employee

Hi Mohamed,

The build number sounds like Beta version [vCenter 7.0 Beta 2 Build: 14828829]

VMware Knowledge Base - vCenter Server 7.0 GA Build Number is: 15952498 and Monthly Photon OS patch is VC 7.0.0.a,  Click here to: Download VMware vSphere

Check Release Notes: VMware vSphere 7.0 Release Notes

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Tami

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mohamed_abdelaa
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Hi vTara

Yes, You are right it's an Beta version. So, How can I upgrade this version to the GA ?

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daphnissov
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You can't. There are never any upgrade paths from beta to GA.

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vTara
VMware Employee
VMware Employee

Hi Mohamed,

Yes, you have to freshly deploy vCenter Server 7.0., as there is no path to upgrade from Beta version to GA. As Beta version meant to be for more of testing software/hardware purposes.

If you think your queries have been answered

Mark this response as "Correct" or "Helpful".

Regards

Tami

Install-Upgrade Specialist

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