1. Assign the profile to all devices that are to be upgraded. This can be done by assigning the profile to the directory that contains these devices.

    Do not assign the profile to the update buddies.

  2. In the context menu of the assignment, select Now.
  3. For Automatic license deployment, a condition can be set to the directory. For more information, see Configuring the Distribution Conditions, section "Distributing Licenses to Devices in a Specified Directory".

When everything is in place, continue with Executing the Upgrade.