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Installing fix packs on IBM HTTP Server using the Installation Manager GUI

You can use Installation Manager to update IBM® HTTP Server to a later version.

Before you begin

Make sure that the web-based or local service repository location is listed and checked or that the Search service repositories during installation and updates option is selected on the Repositories panel in your Installation Manager preferences. For more information on using service repositories with Installation Manager, read the Installation Manager documentation.

About this task

Perform this procedure to use Installation Manager to update IBM HTTP Server.


  1. Start Installation Manager.
  2. Click Update.
    Note: If you are prompted to authenticate, use the IBM ID and password that you use to access protected IBM software websites.
  3. Select the package group to update.
  4. Click Next.
  5. Select the version to which you want to update for IBM HTTP Server.
  6. Click Next.
  7. Accept the terms in the license agreements, and click Next.
  8. Review the summary information, and click Update.
    • If the installation is successful, the program displays a message indicating that installation is successful.
    • If the installation is not successful, click View Log File to troubleshoot the problem.
  9. Click Finish.
  10. Click File > Exit to close Installation Manager.