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OS X Server 5 is now available to be installed. To do so, first backup your server. Then, backup your server again, making sure you have a functional, bootable clone. Once you’re sure you have a solid backup of your server, open the App Store and search for Server. When you find the Server app, click on it.

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At the OS X Server screen, click on Install.

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The download will begin. Once complete, you’ll see a notice that the “Server app replacement detected.” Click OK. Then, open the Server app.

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When the Server app opens, you’ll be prompted to update the server. Click Continue.

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At the Licensing Agreement screen, click Agree.

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At the screen to confirm your administrative access, provide a name and password for an account with administrative access and then click on Allow.

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Services are then upgraded. Once complete, the Server app will open and should have settings consistent with the settings prior to the upgrade.

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September 26th, 2015

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