How to upgrade settings on a console only install from Symantec Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange (SMSMSE) 5.0 and later to SMSMSE version 7.0
Updated On:26-06-2014 01:55
Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange
To upgrade a console only installation of SMSMSE 5.0 and later to SMSMSE 7.0, complete the following steps:
Download the attached utility "Symantec.Cmaf.Upgrade.exe" to the C:\ drive of the system being upgraded.
Open a command prompt (Start -> Run, CMD)
Navigate to the root of the C:\ drive (type cd C:\ and press Enter)
Run the command "Symantec.Cmaf.Upgrade.exe ps smsmse 70 <current installed version>" For example, if the currently installed version is 6.0, the command would read "Symantec.Cmaf.Upgrade.exe ps smsmse 70 60"
Uninstall the current version of the SMSMSE console via Add/Remove programs (For server 2008, Programs and Features)
Install the SMSMSE 7.0 console. Your server group settings will be retained as a result of running the utility.