Apply feature pack

  1. Right-click your environment and select Fixes > Apply Feature Pack.
  2. Select the feature pack version for standard M3 Business Engine to upgrade your environment to.
    Current version

    Verify the current version.

    Upgrade to

    All feature pack versions for standard M3 Business Engine that are uploaded to the LifeCycle Manager Server are displayed here.

    Markets that will be upgraded

    Displays a list of all market components configured in a system configuration in your environment. All available markets in this list will be upgraded.

    Markets that can not be upgraded

    All markets that are installed and configured on this environment and do not have a corresponding feature pack version uploaded to the LifeCycle Manager Server are displayed here.

    Note: 

    Infor requires you to always install the same feature pack version for both standard M3 Business Engine and all installed markets at the same time.

    Click Next.

  3. A list of the installed standard or market modification fixes that are in conflict with the feature pack is displayed. Select to remove all these conflicting files.

    Click Next.

  4. A list of the installed standard or market modification fixes that do not conflict with the feature pack is displayed. These files might be affected by the files to be installed. Select the files to be removed by selecting the check box in front of the file name.

    Click Next.

  5. A list of the installed customer modifications on this environment is displayed. These files might be affected by the files to be installed. Select the files to be removed by selecting the check box in front of the file name.

    Click Next.

  6. Select if you want to save the information provided in the previous steps, and information about all MCEs that will be removed to a spread sheet.
  7. On the Summary screen, verify the property values and click Finish.
  8. When the task is finished, a dialog is displayed. Click OK. To view the log file, either click View log, or go to the Logs view.
  9. If the feature pack you applied contains database interface changes, changes to database delivery data, MI transactions or fix programs, a new window informs you to perform one or more of the following tasks:
    • If the feature pack contains DB Interface: run the Upgrade Database with Fix/Feature Pack task.

      Note: 

      If archiving is used on your installation, run the Upgrade Archiving Schema task. For more information, see M3 BE LifeCycle Manager User Guide.

    • If the feature pack contains a DB data zip file: run the Import Database Data task.

    • If the feature pack contains MI transactions: run the Apply MI metadata task.

    • If the feature pack contains fix programs: run the Run Fix Programs task.

    Click Details. A Notepad window with information about for which fix(es) the different tasks must be run is displayed.

    Note: 

    For more information regarding fix programs to run for this feature pack, read the applicable net change report (NCR). The NCR is available on Infor Xtreme.

    Note: 

    The appropriate Viewdefinitions, language files, help files, and OUT layouts are installed at the same time.