Perform a backup
Head over to http://your-device42-IP-or-FQDN:4242 and take a backup before doing the upgrade. Optionally you can(also) take a snapshot from your virtual platform. The default name and password for the Appliance manager is d42admin / default. Please change these to more secure credentials.
Download and Apply the update file.
Tools > Update to add the update file. Then go to console to apply the update.( You should see following message.)
Login to console
You can login to console one of 2 ways:
1. Go to the VM console from your virtual platform.
2. Or, ssh to port 404 on D42 IP. (or port 442 on power appliance)
The default credentials for the console are:
username: ubuntu (or device42 in 64 bit)
(For power appliance, default is ubuntu/default)
You should change the default credentials with option 11.
Apply the update.
Choose option 3 from console. Press y when asked and then any key to reboot as shown below.
Reboot if required
In case you are upgrading from one of the version that require reboot you would be presented with above screen. Press any key to reboot.
If not, you will be presented an option to press any key to return to main menu.
3. Clear browser cache.
This is a must as well. You have to clear your browser history for web portal to work correctly.
This is it!
You can confirm the new version from Tools > Update.