Updating CEMT Databases

All databases connections in the CEMT should run the same Open Dental version.

Manually Update all Databases

  1. Update the CEMT database first. Start Open Dental using the CEMT database, then click Help, Update.
  2. Remote connect to each office and manually update them to the same version (Help, Update).

Workstations in each office will update as normal using the database setup files.

Automatically Update all Databases

  1. Update the CEMT database first. Start Open Dental using the CEMT database, then click Help, Update.
  2. Create a command line script to push out the Open Dental msi to each office and then run it.
  3. Use the IsSilentUpdate Command Line parameter to update with no prompts.
  4. Log the errors that may occur during updating by taking the exit codes from the running processes.

Command-line Arguments