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36.  Sitecore CMS 6.2.0 Update rev.100104 (also known as 6.2.0 Update-1)
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Instructions for downloading and installing Sitecore CMS 6.2.0 rev.100104.

This is an old CMS 6.2.0 update.

This is a product Update. Sitecore recommends upgrading to this release when the fixes included in this release meets specific needs of your organization. If this release does not include specific fixes that your organization requires, you may benefit by waiting until Sitecore releases a Service Pack for this series before upgrading. This is especially true in production environments. To learn more about Sitecore’s versioning system, see the Sitecore Versioning Policy page.

Choose the appropriate link to download Sitecore CMS 6.2.0 Update-1 (rev.100104) (as a complete site):

You may also want to consider downloading additional tools:

To upgrade a previous Sitecore CMS 6 version to this release:

This update requires the following files: 

Download Sitecore CMS 6.2.0 Update rev.100104 package (Sitecore 6 Update Installation Wizard package, 4.98 Mb).


Follow the steps below to upgrade an existing Sitecore CMS 6.2.0 installation to Sitecore CMS 6.2.0 rev. 100104 (also known as 6.2.0 Update-1):

  1. Backup the site.
  2. Update the Web.config file. You can find the exact strings to update on the Web.config Changes page.
  3. Open the Update Installation Wizard by entering the following URL in your browser: http://<hostname>/sitecore/admin/UpdateInstallationWizard.html
    See the Update Installation Wizard Guide  for more information about how to use the wizard.
  4. Install the Sitecore CMS 6.2.0 rev. 100104 update package using the wizard:
    1. Upload the update package using the wizard.
    2. Analyze the package.
    3. Install the package.
  5. Check if any of the Sitecore log files contain warnings that one or more Sitecore performance counters do not exist (hint: search for "Using temporary internal counter") or that one or more Sitecore counters cannot be instantiated because the category is marked as single-instance (hint: search for "single-instance"). To resolve this problem:
    1. Download
    2. Unzip the archive.
    3. Run the SitecoreCounters.exe program to re-register the Sitecore performance counters.
  6. Clear your browser's cache. For instance, in Internet Explorer this is done via the menu Tools » Internet Options » Browsing History » Delete » Delete Temporary Internet Files.
  7. Rebuild search indexes and the link database in the master and the core databases. You can do this using the wizards available via the Sitecore desktop link Sitecore » Control Panel » Database.
  8. If your data folder is placed outside the webroot and you upgraded to 6.2 from 6.1:
    • Check that the data folder contains a webdac.lic file.
    • If the file is not present, then move it from <webroot>/data to the real data folder.
  9. Reiterate the update procedure for every Sitecore instance in your Sitecore environment.


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