The process and procedures for updating a GroupWise 5.x, 6.x, or 7 system to version 2012 are essentially the same as updating a GroupWise 8 system to version 2012. Refer to the following sections for to prepare for the update:
The GroupWise features and functionality that are new to you depend on the version of GroupWise that you are updating from. For example, if you are updating from GroupWise 6.5, the new features and functionality added in versions 7 and 8 are all new.
Section 13.0, What’s New in GroupWise 2012 includes only the changes made since GroupWise 8. For changes made in earlier versions, refer to the following: