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PAN OS Upgradation

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Hello Team,

 

I am planning to upgrade my Palo alto device which model number is PA-4050, current software running on that firewall is 5.0.11. I need to upgrade that in N-1 version could you please suggest the upgradation path so that I can download required images and store in my Jump box.

 

Regards,

Akshay

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Hi @ANilawar ,

 

The latest PAN-OS version you can run on a PA-4050 is v7.1:

https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/services/support/end-of-life-announcements/hardware-end-of-life-dat...

 

I'm not sure if you can still find the necessary PAN-OS versions to upgrade to 7.1 ... but the upgrade path from 5.0.x would be 5.1 (Panorama only) > 6.0 > 6.1 > 7.0 > 7.1 . 

 

For each upgrade to a new major version you should download the base version first and then download/install the latest version before moving forward with the next one.  As explained here for 10.1:

https://docs.paloaltonetworks.com/pan-os/10-1/pan-os-upgrade/upgrade-pan-os/upgrade-the-firewall-pan...

 

I'm not sure if you can still find versions prior to 7.1 on the support portal ... you might have to reach out to TAC.

 

Kind regards,

-Kim.

LIVEcommunity team member, CISSP
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Hi @ANilawar ,

 

The latest PAN-OS version you can run on a PA-4050 is v7.1:

https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/services/support/end-of-life-announcements/hardware-end-of-life-dat...

 

I'm not sure if you can still find the necessary PAN-OS versions to upgrade to 7.1 ... but the upgrade path from 5.0.x would be 5.1 (Panorama only) > 6.0 > 6.1 > 7.0 > 7.1 . 

 

For each upgrade to a new major version you should download the base version first and then download/install the latest version before moving forward with the next one.  As explained here for 10.1:

https://docs.paloaltonetworks.com/pan-os/10-1/pan-os-upgrade/upgrade-pan-os/upgrade-the-firewall-pan...

 

I'm not sure if you can still find versions prior to 7.1 on the support portal ... you might have to reach out to TAC.

 

Kind regards,

-Kim.

LIVEcommunity team member, CISSP
Cheers,
Kiwi
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Hello,

That hardware is very old and no longer supported.

https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/services/support/end-of-life-announcements/hardware-end-of-life-dat...

 

PA-4000 Series
(PA-4020, PA-4050, PA-4060)
April 30, 2014 April 30, 2019 PA-4000 Series Overview
PA-4000 Series Specsheet
PAN-OS 7.1

 

Regards,

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