Dundas BI versioning

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1. Overview

This article explains the Dundas BI versioning convention and where to find your Dundas BI version number.

2. Dundas BI Versions

All versions of Dundas BI are specified with four numbers (A, B, C and D) in the following format:

Version number components
Version number components

2.1. Major versions

A major release generally contains a wide range of new features in addition to all defect fixes addressed since the previous major release.

Examples: version 2.0, version 2.5, version 2.6

2.2. Minor versions

A minor release generally includes all defect fixes since the last minor release, and potentially a small number of new features.

Examples: version 7.0.1, version 7.0.2

2.3. Revision versions

A major or minor release may appear with a Revision number attached. A revision version is a replacement version for a major/minor release which generally incorporates a small number of high priority defect fixes.

Example: version 7.0.2.1006

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For more information about upgrading an instance see the Upgrade an instance article.

3. Launch the Deployment application

If you want to see the version numbers of the installer and the instance it creates, launch the Dundas BI Deployment application (from the Dundas BI server).

The default folder location for it is:

C:\Program Files (x86)\Dundas Data Visualization Inc\Dundas BI\Setup\{Major Version}

Dundas BI Deployment application
Dundas BI Deployment application

You can also launch the Deployment application from your Start menu on the server.

Launching the Deployment application
Launching the Deployment application

4. About screen

In the Dundas BI Deployment main screen, click About to see the version information.

The About screen
The About screen

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If you are logged into Dundas BI as an administrator, go to My Profile, scroll down, and click More about this product to see detailed version information for the current instance.

5. See also

 

Dundas Data Visualization, Inc.
500-250 Ferrand Drive
Toronto, ON, Canada
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North America: 1.800.463.1492
International: 1.416.467.5100

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