How to upgrade from Axigen X2 Update 2 to Axigen X3

This article describes the steps required for the upgrade process from Axigen X2 Update 2 (10.2.2.x) version to Axigen X3 (10.3.0).

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To upgrade from X2 Update 2 to Axigen X3, please follow the steps below:

  1. Download the corresponding package from our downloads section: https://www.axigen.com/mail-server/download/
  2. Stop the Axigen service.
  3. Create a backup of the Axigen working directory using the suggestions in our related knowledge base article: https://www.axigen.com/kb/show/158
  4. NOTE: For a restoring process of Axigen consult our article at: https://www.axigen.com/kb/show/161
  5. Please note that the downloaded Axigen X3 package is an installer. Information on how to use the installer can be found in the related knowledge base article available here. Run the installer and follow the on-screen installer instructions to complete the upgrade process.
  6. Since this is only an upgrade, please make sure that you skip the Axigen post-install configuration wizard.
  7. Start the Axigen service.