Installation Assistant

Upgrade from another Tails

If you know someone you trust who already did the upgrade, you can upgrade your Tails by cloning from their Tails.

You need:

  • Your Tails USB stick
  • Another up-to-date Tails (USB stick or DVD)
  • ¼ hour to upgrade

Manually
upgrade from another Tails

Upgrade inside Tails

You need:

  • Your Tails USB stick
  • Another empty USB stick (at least 8 GB) Why?
    X

    It is currently impossible to manually upgrade a Tails USB stick while running from itself. This scenario requires creating an intermediary Tails on another USB stick, from which to upgrade your Tails.

  • 1 hour to download Tails ( 1.2 GB )
  • ½ hour to upgrade

Manually
upgrade inside Tails