How to upgrade from Axigen X2 to Axigen X2 Update 2

This article describes the steps required for the upgrade process from an Axigen X2 (or 10.2.1.x) version to Axigen X2 Update 2 (10.2.2).

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

  1. Download the corresponding package from our downloads section: http://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: http://www.axigen.com/kb/show/158
  4. NOTE: For a restoring process of Axigen consult our article at: http://www.axigen.com/kb/show/161
  5. Please note that the downloaded Axigen X2 Update 2 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.

If you have an in-place integration with MimeDefang or a similar tool for TNEF decoding, we strongly recommend you to disable that filter before upgrading to Axigen X2 Update 2.