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HP OpenVMS Version 8.4 Upgrade and Installation Manual > Chapter 3 Installing the OpenVMS Operating System

3.1 Installation Tasks

Use the checklist in Table 3-1 to ensure that you perform all necessary installation tasks.

Table 3-1 Installation Checklist


Boot the OpenVMS operating system media.

Section 3.2

 Install the OpenVMS operating system onto a system disk.Section 3.4

Boot the OpenVMS system disk.

Section 3.5

 Join the OpenVMS Cluster (optional).Section 3.6
 Run AUTOGEN.Section 3.7
 Reboot the operating system after AUTOGEN completes (this should occur automatically).Section 3.8
 Log in to the SYSTEM account.Section 3.9
 Perform postinstallation tasks, as necessary.Chapter 7