• If you are using PingAccess 3.2 or earlier, you must upgrade to PingAccess 4.3 or 5.3 before upgrading to PingAccess 6.0.
  • Review the Upgrade considerations.

If additional JAR files, such as custom plugins and Java database connectivity (JDBC) drivers, have been added to the existing PingAccess /lib directory, the 5.0-Beta installer cannot be used to perform the upgrade. Instead, run the upgrade utility manually, using the -i command-line option to specify the JAR files to be included.

  1. Download the installer.
  2. Start the installer.
    The existing installation is detected.
  3. To upgrade the installation, click Yes.
  4. If you are switching to a new license, select a license file and specify a temporary admin port.

    The temporary admin port is not required when upgrading a cluster node.

  5. Click Next.
  6. Specify the administrator credentials. Click Next.

    Administrator credentials are not required when upgrading a cluster node.

  7. Click Finish.

After completing the upgrade, Performing post-upgrade tasks.