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    Upgrading existing installs

    Covers the steps to upgrade your copy of Umbraco to a newer version.

    General upgrade instructions

    General upgrade instructions which must be followed for each upgrade. Usually, upgrading involves just copying a few files and updating config files.

    Version specific

    This lists extra steps you need to take for each version since 4.6.1.