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E1: UPG: Understanding Upgrade Types after Tools Release 9.2 and Simplified Upgrade Process (Doc ID 2061189.1)

Last updated on MARCH 10, 2023

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version 8.98 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Simplified Upgrade is a new type of upgrade starting from Tools Release 9.2. Whereas a Traditional Upgrade process replaces all JD Edwards EnterpriseOne objects, the Simplified Upgrade process identifies and replaces only specific standard JD Edwards EnterpriseOne objects that have changed between from EnterpriseOne 9.0 Update 2 or 9.1 applications release levels to EnterpriseOne 9.2 application Release level.

This document details information about Upgrade types after Tools Release 9.2 and lists the concepts, requirements and available information on required steps necessary in a Simplified Upgrade process.


This document is intended for the installer who will be upgrading the JD Edwards EnterpriseOne software.


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In this Document
 Understanding Upgrade Types after Tools Release 9.2
 Upgrade Process Roadmap
 Simplified Upgrade Process Overview
 Tool Set Enhancements that Support the Simplified Upgrade
 Simplified Upgrade Steps in a Nutshell
 Simplified Upgrade Process - Visual steps
 Simplified Upgrade Method Highlights
 Simplified Upgrade – Platform Pack
 Platform Pack Changes – Installation Type
 Platform Pack Changes – Install Mode
 Simplified Upgrade – Platform Pack
 Remove Full Package from Install/Upgrade
 Deployment Server Install – Process Flow
 Simplified Upgrade Process
 Deployment Server Changes – Installation Type
 Deployment Server Changes – 32bit JRE Path
 Remove Full Package from Install/Upgrade
 Simplified Upgrade Considerations (Before create a simplified upgrade plan)
 Planner & Workbench - Installation Planner
 Planner & Workbench - Data source definition for Central Objects and Versions
 Planner & Workbench - Spec Merge Workbench will show Pristine Environment as Previous Environment
 Planner & Workbench
 Planner Validation Report - R9840B
 Object Librarian Merge Report - R98604
 Path Code Copy Report – R9800942
 Simplified Upgrade – Spec Merge
 Specifications Merge Report - R98700 | XJDE0001 version
 Specifications Merge - R98700 Processing Option
 Spec Merge Report - R98700 PDF
 Simplified Upgrade Summary Report – R96701S
 Simplified Upgrade – Next Steps

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