SCCM 2010 – Step By Step Upgrade Guide


Author Nawaz Kazi

The previous Blog, Listed information about pre-upgrade tasks before upgrading to SCCM 2010.

Let’s move onto upgrading infrastructure to SCCM 2010



Navigate to  Administration\Overview\Updates and Servicing and initiate the upgrade (Install Update Pack)











This version includes new updates, fixes, and features, click Next


Select features to be included, Click Next


I am not validating the Client hence opted for  Upgrade without validating option and click on Next.


Review and accept terms for the update pack, select Software Assurance date, and click next


Verify the summary displayed below, click on Next and then Close.


Wizard Completion


Let’s check from the back-end what all is happening during the upgrade. We can use the Monitoring Console to track the status progress from the CMUpdate.log file.


Check Installation status can be seen under \Monitoring\Overview\Updates and Servicing Status


On Completion, Console will prompt to upgrade Console.















 Upgraded Details


Secondary Server Upgrade

To update a secondary site in the Configuration Manager console, click Administration, click Site Configuration, click Sites,  and then select the secondary site, click Upgrade









Check C:\ConfigmgPrereq.Log on Primary Server
















The upgrade package is copied to Secondary Server on Successful pre-requisites completion  


Secondary Server upgrade Completion Status


All hierarchy is on the same build number now.


Site Version: 5.0.9040.1000

Console Version: 5.2010.1093.1900

Client Version: 5.00.9040.1015

SCCM 2010 Upgrade completed, Next blog will list Post upgrade Checks.



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