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FAQ: Upgrading IDM

Last updated Jan 12, 2023

The purpose of this FAQ is to provide answers to commonly asked questions regarding upgrading IDM.

Frequently asked questions

Q. How can I find everything that has been fixed in a release?

A. The release notes list all the key fixes that have been included as well as any known issues that are still outstanding at the time of the release: 

Q. Where can I find end of support life (EOSL) dates for IDM?

A. The release dates and end of support life dates for IDM are available from: ForgeRock End of Service Life (EOSL) Policy and EOSL Dates | AM, DS and IDM.

Q. How do I migrate to a later version of IDM with a MySQL™ database?

A. It depends on what version you are migrating to:

  • IDM 6.5 and later: migrating your database is a manual process as described in Migrate your configuration.
  • IDM 6: migrating your database is handled by the automated update process. See Updating Servers for further information.

See Also

FAQ: IDM compatibility with third-party products

FAQ: Installing and configuring IDM

Upgrading IDM


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