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Instructions for downloading Sitecore CMS 7.2 and DMS 7.2 rev. 150408.

This is the latest release of Sitecore CMS 7.2.

Note: This is a product Update. Sitecore recommends upgrading to this release when the fixes included in this release meet specific needs of your organization. If this release does not include specific fixes that your organization requires, you may benefit by waiting until Sitecore releases a Service Pack for this series before upgrading. This is especially true in production environments. 

To learn more about Sitecore’s versioning system, see the Sitecore Versioning Policy page.

6.1.  Download Sitecore CMS and DMS 7.2 rev.150408

Choose the appropriate link to download Sitecore CMS 7.2 rev. 150408:

To download Sitecore CMS 7.2 rev. 150408 for JAPANESE users, choose one of the following links. After installation, check the Client Translations page for updated translations.

Download DMS 7.2 rev. 150408 for Sitecore CMS 7.2 rev.150408

Choose one of the following links to download DMS 7.2 rev.150408 for Sitecore CMS 7.2 rev.150408:

Additional Tools

You may also want to consider downloading additional tools:

6.2.  To upgrade initial release of CMS and DMS 7.2 to this release



This update requires the following files:

Follow the steps below to upgrade an existing Sitecore CMS and DMS 7.2 installation to Sitecore CMS and DMS 7.2 rev. 150408 (Update-4):

  1. Back up the site.
  2. Upgrade the CMS database schemas:
  1. Make sure that the IIS is configured to allow access to the /sitecore/admin folder. Otherwise the next step might display a blank page instead of the Update Installation Wizard.
  2. Open the Update Installation Wizard by entering the following URL in your browser: http://<hostname>/sitecore/admin/UpdateInstallationWizard.html
    See the Update Installation Wizard Guide for more information about how to use the wizard.
  3. Install the Sitecore CMS 7.2 rev. 150408 update package using the wizard:
    1. Upload the update package using the wizard.
    2. Analyze the package.
    3. Install the package.
  4. If you are using the Solr search provider, you must upgrade the corresponding assemblies. Use the Solr support package and extract the assemblies into the bin folder of the website.
  5. Update your configuration files.
  1. Clear your browser's cache. For instance, in Internet Explorer this is done via the menu Tools » Internet Options » Browsing History » Delete » Delete Temporary Internet Files.
  2. If you use the Solr provider and you are updating to the current major version from 7.2 rev. 141226 (Update-3) or earlier, please perform following steps:
    • Change the Solr schema using the Solr Schema Builder application. This is done via following wizard: Sitecore » Control Panel » Indexing » Generate the Solr Schema.xml file.
    • Restart Solr.
  3. Rebuild all your ContentSearch indexes. This is done via the following wizard: Sitecore » Control Panel » Indexing » Indexing Manager.
  4. Rebuild your search indexes for the “Quick search index” (also for the master and core databases if you have such indexes). This is done via the following wizard: Sitecore » Control Panel » Database » Rebuild the Search Index.
  5. Rebuild the link database for the master and the core databases. This is done via the following wizard: Sitecore » Control Panel » Database » Rebuild the Link Database.
  6. If you are using client languages other than English, download and import the latest translations from the Client Translations page on SDN.
  7. Check if any installed modules needs to be upgraded to a newer version to be compatible with Sitecore CMS 7.2 rev. 150408.
  8. Reiterate the update procedure for every Sitecore instance in your Sitecore environment.

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