How to update to VCSA 7.0U3c

The purpose of this blog post is to provide the guidance and the steps needed to update my VCSA 7 environment. Release notes for VMware vCenter Server 7.0 Update 3c can be found here. Below is a screenshot of my current environment prior to Update 3c. Previous build numbers can be found here.


In order to proceed, select Update and then Check Updates. In the event the update does not appear, please follow these steps:

Current VCSA version

Accept the terms, followed by Next.

License Agreement

Pre-update checks will commence.

Pre-Update Checks

Select Next at the VMware Customer Experience Improvement Program.

VMware Customer Experience Improvement Program

Ensure your backups are in place, then select Finish to proceed with the upgrade.

Backup vCenter Server

The installation begins and can take up to one hour complete.

Installation succeeded.

VMware vCenter Server Build Number 19234570

If you’re looking for an additional resource, look no further than Paul Braren’s blog.

Paul Braren

Official VMware information can be found using the links below:


This concludes this blog post. If I have missed anything or if you have any suggestions, please let me know.


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