Upgrade RStudio Connect
Upgrading RStudio Connect requires limited downtime (typically less than 10 minutes).
- During the upgrade, the RStudio Connect service is restarted.
- Scheduled document renders are not interrupted.
- Connections to running applications and APIs are closed.
- Users can be prompted with a warning ahead of an upgrade using System Messages.
New features, deprecations, and breaking changes are announced on the RStudio Blog for each version release. When performing an upgrade from a much older version of RStudio Connect, it is recommended that you review the detailed Release Notes.
Download and run the script
To perform an upgrade, download and run the same script used to install RStudio
Connect. The script installs a new version of RStudio Connect on top of the earlier
one. Existing configuration settings are respected unless otherwise mentioned in
the release notes.
The installation script must be run by a privileged user or a user with
More information about the script can be found here.
Additional upgrade information
Learn more about performing RStudio Connect upgrades in the Admin Guide.