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vCenter Server 7.0.0c | JUL 30 2020 | ISO Build 16620007

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What's in the Release Notes

The release notes cover the following topics:

What's New

Earlier Releases of vCenter Server 7.0

Features and known issues of vCenter Server are described in the release notes for each release. Release notes for earlier releases of vCenter Server 7.0 are:

For internationalization, compatibility, installation, open source components and product support notices, see the VMware vSphere 7.0 Release Notes.

Upgrade Notes for This Release

IMPORTANT: Upgrade and migrations from vCenter Server 6.5 Update 3k to vCenter Server 7.0.0c are not supported. For more information on vCenter Server supported upgrade and migration paths, please refer to VMware knowledge base article 67077.

Patches Contained in This Release

This release of vCenter Server 7.0.0c delivers the following patch. See the VMware Patch Download Center for more information on downloading patches.

Patch for VMware vCenter Server Appliance 7.0.0c

Product Patch for vCenter Server Appliance containing VMware software fixes, security fixes, and third-party product fixes.

This patch is applicable to vCenter Server.

Download Filename VMware-vCenter-Server-Appliance-7.0.0.10600-16620007-patch-FP.iso
Build 16620007
Download Size 5438.8 MB
md5sum 5dd7da3b6be1ac706bba46c53652fb8f
sha1checksum 2d2f207109e01632a9b251c4e9bbe14326f255cb

Download and Installation

You can download this patch by going to the VMware Patch Download Center and selecting VC from the Select a Product drop-down menu.

  1. Attach the VMware-vCenter-Server-Appliance-7.0.0.10600-16620007-patch-FP.iso file to the vCenter Server Appliance CD or DVD drive.
  2. Log in to the appliance shell as a user with super administrative privileges (for example, root) and run the following commands:
    • To stage the ISO:
      software-packages stage --iso
    • To see the staged content:
      software-packages list --staged
    • To install the staged rpms:
      software-packages install --staged

For more information on using the vCenter Server Appliance shells, see VMware knowledge base article 2100508.

For more information on patching the vCenter Server Appliance, see Patching the vCenter Server Appliance.

For more information on staging patches, see Stage Patches to vCenter Server Appliance.

For more information on installing patches, see Install vCenter Server Appliance Patches.

For more information on patching using the Appliance Management Interface, see Patching the vCenter Server Appliance by Using the Appliance Management Interface.

Known Issues from Prior Releases

To view a list of previous known issues, click here.