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E1: TR: Frequently Asked Questions on Upgrading to Tools Release 8.98 (Doc ID 953737.1)

Last updated on MAY 27, 2021

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version 8.97 and Prior and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Customers upgrading from earlier Tools Release prior to 8.98, upgrading to EnterpriseOne 9.0, or even performing a new install have many questions about the new Tools Release. Compared to earlier versions, 8.98 and above versions have a relatively more complex installation process. Due to the perceived complexity of Tools Release 8.98 and some known issues that have since been resolved, customers may have doubts on the stability of recent Tools Releases. 

The following are answers to the most commonly asked questions encountered about Tools Release install or upgrade to 8.98. 

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 What is the most stable Tools Release version? Is it 8.98?
 How to download the Tools Release files?
 What is Server Manager? How does it work and how will it help in upgrading the Tools Release?
 Documentation that provides information on the Tools Release, Server Manager and instructions to complete the Tools Release upgrade. 
 What are the benefits of upgrading to Tools Release 8.97 and above?

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