Article - CS128397

Frequently Asked Questions about Security Update Patches in Windchill

Modified: 06-Aug-2021   


Applies To

  • Windchill PDMLink 8.0 to 11.1
  • Windchill ProjectLink 8.0 to 11.1
  • Pro/INTRALINK 8.x + 8.0 to 11.1
  • Windchill PDM Essentials 8.0 to 11.1
  • PTC Arbortext Content Manager 8.0 to 11.1

Description

Frequently Asked Questions about Security Update Patches (SUPs) in Windchill
  • What is a SUP patch ?
  • Are SUP Patches cumulative ?
  • What SUP patches do I need for my particular version of Windchill ?
  • What SUP patches do I need to download ?
  • How do I install a SUP patch ?
  • Do I need to re-install an existing SUP patch ?
  • Do I need to do any special preparations or planning for an SUP patch ?
  • Where can I get information on what is fixed / changed in the SUP patch in order to test that it hasn't regressed anything ?
  • Do I need to be concerned if the SUP patch might conflict with any of my other patches, or that any new patches might conflict with an existing SUP I have installed ?
  • I have already installed a previous SUP patch. Do I need to install a more recent one ?
  • I need a previous patch (SUP 4 +) where can I download it ?
  • I need a previous patch (SUP 1,2 or 3), where can I download it ?
  • Where can I find SUP patches from Windchill 10.2 onwards?
  • Do all SUP patches need to be applied before updating to a new Windchill version or Maintenance Release ?
  • Where can I find SUP patches for Windchill 10.1 M050 ?



 

 

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