Techie Tuesday: Installing a Macrium reflect v5 to v6 Upgrade
We occasionally get asked how upgrade from Macrium Reflect v5 to v6, so this week for #TechieTuesday we take a look at the process.
License key format
Note: If you are unable to locate your v5 or v6 keys then please see this page http://www.macrium.com/account/myorders.aspx to request your order history
Macrium Reflect v5 keys
ProductKey formatv5 Standard16-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXv5 Professional17-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXv5 Server18-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXv5 Server Plus19-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXX
Macrium Reflect v6 (and v5 to v6 upgrade) keys
ProductKey formatv6 Home36-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXv6 Workstation37-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXv6 Server38-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXv6 Server Plus39-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXX
How to download the Macrium Reflect installer
- Download and run the Macrium Reflect download manager: Click ‘ReflectDLUpgrade.exe’ to download.
Enter your v6 Key in the download manager to download and run the v6 installer:
- Note: You must enter your v6 key. If you enter your v5 key you will download the Macrium Reflect v5 installerThe Macrium Reflect installer and Windows PE rescue media files will be downloaded and the installer will start automatically .
Entering your license keys in the installer
In the installer License Key page enter your v6 Key you will then be prompted to enter your v5 key:
Note: You are only required to enter your v5 license key once. After this first installation your v6 key becomes a Full key and your v5 key is deactivated.