How to upgrade FS Pro 2020 from 6.0.15 to 6.1.x

Prerequisites

The following prerequisites are necessary in order to upgrade from 6.0.15 to 6.1.20:

  • an active internet connection
  • a .NET framework. If you don't have this on your computer, you will first be asked to install it

Procedure

Follow the steps in the table below to upgrade the FS Pro 2020 6.0.15 to the latest version (6.1.20)

Step Action
    1

The image below shows the window that will pop up. Update to the latest FS Pro 2020 version:

 

It is possible that the following window pops up during the update. Click on 'Close All Processes' to continue the update.

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2

If the .NET Framework 4.7.1 is:

  • already installed on your computer, go to step 5
  • not installed yet on your computer, go to step 3 & 4
    3

The image below shows the window that will pop up next. Install the .NET Framework 4.7.1:

Result: the .NET Framework 4.7.1 starts downloading:

4

When the .NET Framework 4.7.1 has been installed, update again to the latest FS Pro 2020 version:

 

Note: It is possible that the window below pops up after installation of the .NET Framework 4.7.1. Do not disable the FS Pro 2020 add-in:

    5

Restart MS Word when the update has been completed. 

Result: Your FS Pro 2020 license has been successfully updated to the 6.1.20 version.

 

The update does not happen automatically

You must trigger the update manually.

Note: You must only do this when you have administrator rights. If not, your ICT department has to update to the latest version of FS Pro 2020.

Step  Action
1

Click on Application Settings and Update now in your FS Pro 2020 ribbon:

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2

The image below shows the window that will pop up next. Update to the latest version of FS Pro 2020:

Result: Your FS Pro update will start.

 

Discover the new functions in version 6.1.x

Via the link below, you can discover the new functions in version 6.1.20:

Release notes FS Pro 2020, version 6.1.20 

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