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fortinet:fortigate_firmware [2019/03/15 18:03] (current)
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 +=====How to Update the FortiOS firmware=====
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 +  - Check the current FortiOS firmware version ​
 +    - Log in to the GUI and go to **System > Dashboard > Status** and view the **System Information** dashboard widget. The **Firmware Version** section shows the firmware that is currently installed and if a new version is available.
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 +  - Review the Release Notes
 +    - If a new version is available, select **View Release Notes** to access the Release Notes \\ for that version. Review the release notes to determine if you want to upgrade to this \\ version. Pay extra attention to the **Upgrade Information** section, to find out if you can \\ upgrade directly from your current firmware to the latest version. ​
 +  - Update to the latest firmware version ​
 +    - If you wish to upgrade to the latest FortiOS version, select **Update**. Under **Available Firmware**, select the **Recommended** tab, then select **Backup Config and Upgrade**.
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 +  - Results ​
 +    - The FortiGate unit uploads the firmware image file, updates to the new firmware version, restarts, and displays the FortiGate login. This process takes a few minutes. You may have to refresh your browser to see the FortiGate login. Go to **System > Dashboard > Status**. In the **System Information** dashboard widget, the **Firmware Version** will show the updated version of FortiOS.
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  • fortinet/fortigate_firmware.txt
  • Last modified: 2019/03/15 18:03
  • by ericclaus