There are several methods of updating:

  • via the VMware console
  • via the web interface offered by the DC Netscope agent

Via the VMware console

Go to the VMware console, and move to the main menu, then go to the misc.

Choose the option update.

The wizard will create a temporary user on the Netscope DC vm, it will be necessary to send the update file via the SCP. Please note that at the end of the update, the user will be destroyed.

The DC Netscope Wizard provides you with the information to be used: - IP address to be used - username - temporary password

Using your favourite tool (on windows you can use winscp, send the update file. A password is requested: use the temporary password previously provided by the wizard.

Once the upload is complete, return to the VMWare console.

The sent file is available on the update screen. Select it, then press Enter to start the update.

The update starts, and a progress bar appears

Via the web interface offered by the DC Netscope agent

Go to the web service address. As a reminder, this URL is shown in the vmware console. In the section MiscLocate the line Manual update. To send the update file, click on the button Browse to start the upload process.

Choose the update file and validate.

Click on the update to update.