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Upgrading from vSphere 5.1 to 5.1.0b with Simple Install (2038472)

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This article provides information about upgrading from vCenter Server 5.1 to  5.1.0b using Simple Install.


If you have already upgraded to 5.1.0 using the simple installation process, follow the custom installation steps to upgrade to  5.1.0b in this order:
  1. vCenter Single Sign On
  2. vCenter Inventory Service
  3. vCenter Server
Follow the same step-by-step upgrade procedure if you started the upgrade process and received this error:
You cannot use vCenter Simple Install for this install/upgrade. vCenter packages are already installed...
..... the links for the individual component installers in Autorun

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