After installing SoftNAS, it is recommended to perform a software update to ensure the latest version is installed.

Applying Software Update

Note: SoftNAS recommends a reboot of your system be performed prior to performing a system upgrade. This ensures that the reboot is performed on a stable system. 

  1. Click the Software Updates option under the Settings section in the Left Navigation Pane.
    The Software Updates panel will be displayed.

  2. Click the Apply Update Now button.
    The Confirm message box will emphasize best practices, such as creating a backup or VM Snapshot of the current SoftNAS installation image and confirming the process of updating will be displayed. 

     



  3. Click the Yes button.
    The Update Underway message box informing the progress of the update process will be displayed. 

     


  4. Click the OK button.
    The Completed message box confirming the successful completion of the update process will be displayed. 




  5. Click the Yes button.
    The software update will be performed. 

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