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E-COB: Complete Steps on How to Upgrade a Visual Cobol 4.0 Compiler and Runtime to Visual COBOL 6.0 for Windows (Doc ID 2797614.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 06, 2021

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.58 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Q1. How to upgrade from Visual Cobol 4.0 patch 04 to Visual Cobol 6.0 patch 02? Do users have to uninstall the current version and install the new one, or can it be simply overwritten using the new installer?

Q2. How to ensure that the production license is not overwritten by the trial license?

Q3. Does the runtime need to be upgraded as well? or can it run cobols compiled with the new compiler?


 

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