# Update Guide

In the event of a new PanelAlpha version release, reinstalling your system from the ground up is unnecessary. Follow the instructions below to seamlessly update your application.

Important! Before you start updating your PanelAlpha application, it is crucial to create a backup of your server. This is essential for keeping your data safe and to prevent potential data loss.If anything goes wrong, having a backup will make it easy to get your data back.

# PanelAlpha application update

  1. Access your server using SSH with root privileges.

  2. Use the following bash command to execute the script:

    wget -N -P /opt/panelalpha https://license.panelalpha.com/updater.sh
    
  3. Use the below bash command to run the script:

    bash /opt/panelalpha/updater.sh --key 'LICENSE_KEY'
    

# PanelAlpha engine update

  1. Access your server using SSH with root privileges.

  2. Download the updater using the below command:

    wget -N -P /opt/panelalpha https://license.panelalpha.com/engine-updater.sh
    
  3. Use the below bash command to execute the script:

    bash /opt/panelalpha/engine-updater.sh --key 'LICENSE_KEY'