This article details the steps necessary o upgrade from InstantKB 2016-3 to the InstantKB 2016-4 release. For a complete list of changes between our InstantKB 2016-3 and 2016-4 releases please refer to our InstantKB 2016-4 Release Notes.
Downloading InstantKB 2016-4
To begin your InstantKB 2016-4 download you'll need to visit your My.InstantASP account. Visit your Licenses page and click the "Download" button to the right of the InstantKB 2016-4 listing.
Once you've downloaded the ZIP file please extract the contents of the ZIP file to your local computer or web server desktop.
Upgrading Your InstantKB 2016-2 Database
There are no database changes required when upgrading from InstantKB 2016-2 to InstantKB 2016-4.
Install the updated InstantKB 2016-4 Files
If you've not modified InstantKB 2016-3 you can simply copy the InstantKB 2016-4 files over the top of your existing InstantKB 2016-3 files. You may wish to exclude the web.config file from InstantKB 2016-4 and keep your InstantKB 2016-3 web.config. The web.config has not changed between InstantKB 2016-3 and InstantKB 2016-4.
If your upgrading from InstantKB 2016-3 to InstantKB 2016-4 you only need to copy the files from InstantKB 2016-4 listed below into your existing InstantKB 2016-3 installation.
Updated Files & Folders
If you've customized your InstantKB 2016-3 installation you may wish to only copy the updated files within InstantKB 2016-4. To help we've provided a complete list of all folders and files you'll need to copy into your existing InstantKB 2016-3 installation to avoid a completely new installation.
The following folders within the root of your InstantKB web site installation have been updated with InstantKB 2016-2.
Upgrading from an older release?
If your upgrading from an older release of InstantKB to our InstantKB 2016-3 release please refer to Upgrading from an older version of InstantKB.
The web.config has not changed between InstantKB 2016-3 and InstantKB 2016-4.
We hope you enjoy the 2016-4 update. Should you have any questions or feedback please open a support ticket, contact us or post your questions within our community forums.