For upgrading from windows version 4.0.0 or higher, run cordova platform update windows.

For projects not created with the cordova CLI, run:

bin\update <project_path>


This is for people still using windows8 platform to upgrade from older versions of Cordova. Most of these instructions apply to projects created with an older set of command-line tools that precede the cordova CLI utility. See The Command-Line Interface for information how to update the version of the CLI.

### Upgrade to 4.0.0 from 3.1.0 or later

For projects that were created with the cordova CLI:

1. Update the cordova CLI version. See The Command-Line Interface.

2. Run cordova platform update windows8.

For projects not created with the cordova CLI, run:

bin\update <project_path>


Cordova CLI support for Windows 8 was introduced in Cordova 3.1.0. To upgrade, we suggest creating a new Cordova CLI project and moving over all necessary assets.

### Upgrade to 2.9.0 from 2.8.0

The following commands should be done from within Visual Studio to be sure that the any project references are updated/deleted.

1. Remove cordova-2.8.0.js from the project's www directory.

2. Add cordova.js file from the source to the project's www directory. (Note that the file no longer contains a version number in the filename.)

3. Build and test!

### Upgrade to 2.8.0 from 2.7.0

The following commands should be done from within Visual Studio to be sure that the any project references are updated/deleted.

1. Remove cordova-2.7.0.js from the project's www directory.

2. Add cordova.js file from the source to the project's www directory. (Note that the file no longer contains a version number in the filename.)

3. Build and test!

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