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Error upgrading Brocade switch to Fabric OS v8.0.x

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Applies to

  • Brocade 300
  • Brocade 5100
  • Brocade 5300
  • Brocade 5410
  • Brocade 5430
  • Brocade 5431
  • Brocade 5432
  • Brocade 5450
  • Brocade 5460
  • Brocade 5470
  • Brocade 5480
  • Brocade 7800
  • Brocade DCX
  • Brocade DCX-4S
  • Brocade Encryption Switch
  • Brocade M5424
  • Brocade NC-5480
  • Brocade VA-40FC
  • Fabric OS (FOS) v8.0.x or newer


When trying to upgrade a Brocade switch to Fabric OS (FOS) v8.0.x or newer, the following error occurs:

Cannot download the requested firmware because the firmware doesn't support this platform. Please enter another firmware path.


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