Expanding the system6.0.3 when add-ons Updates running

Whats the general procedure to expand the system when system running with add-on updates (ex:6.0.3 Ru2).

1.Is it by making common folder for all files like 6.0.3, 6.0.3 Ru1 and 6.0.3 ru2 then run the NPT from 6.0.3 and locate the common folder path then shal NPT automatically select the latest highest base version and install all RU's then add nodes to system and deploy entire system so NOT required to run the RU updates from central server again?


2.Run NPT for 6.0.3 and then run NPT for each updates and add nodes to System and deploy?

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asked 7 months ago



Follow the below mentioned procedure.

1. Run the NPT tool using setup.exe from the 800xA 6.0.3 RU2.

2. In 800xa system setup select “Node Options”

3. “Specify path that contains one or more additional media” select 800xA 6.0.3 media

4. Continue installation as per procedure.

Basappa G   

answered 7 months ago


By Harsha.D on 7/3/2017 | Like (0) | Report

Tried the way as "specifying the common path where all media including ru exists" but still invalid node

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The procedure is documented here:

System 800xA Installation Update and Upgrade Getting Started, 2PAA111708-600 J 


page 17 Prepare Node

page 19 Multiple versions  / Add-Ons

page 28 Expand a system


Stefan Stromqvist   

answered 7 months ago


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