Question 925 Views Muthu Karthick Sekar (SMuthuKarthick) Infosys Infosys US View Profile Send Message SMuthuKarthick Member since 2015 4 posts Infosys Posted: February 1, 2017 Last activity: April 6, 2018 Posted: 1 Feb 2017 8:13 EST Last activity: 6 Apr 2018 19:26 EDT Closed Difference between upgrade and updates If we need to move from any version prior to Pega 7.1.0, we must upgrade. To move from any Pega 7.1 .x version to the most current release, run the update. §Updates are smaller and faster than upgrades. §Both the update and upgrade consist of a series of ANT targets, executed in sequence. However, the update process omits 3 ANT targets: ImportPreupgradeRuntime UpgradeJavaSyntax RemapDatabaseTables §Updates manage superseded hotfixes.(‘force.ml.update=true’ can be added anywhere in setupdatabase or directly run the command ‘update.sh –force true’ to update forcefully.) §Many updates(Multi-Hop) can not be reversed. §Updates do not include updated help. §Updates do not include additional products. **Moderation Team has archived post** This post has been archived for educational purposes. Contents and links will no longer be updated. If you have the same/similar question, please write a new post. System Administration Upgrades Like (0) Share Share this page Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Copy link Copying... Copied! Moderation Team has archived post, learn more This thread is closed to future replies. Content and links will no longer be updated. If you have the same/similar Question, please write a new Question.