# Update Strapi version
How to upgrade your application to the latest version of Strapi.
# Upgrading your dependencies
Start by upgrading all your strapi package version.
For example moving from
Then run either
yarn install or
npm install to install the specified version.
If the operation doesn't work, you should probably remove your
package-lock.json. And if it still not work let's run the hard mode
rm -Rf node_modules
# Building your administration panel
New release can introduces changes to the administration panel that require a rebuild.
Start by deleting your current build:
rm -rf build
Build the administration panel:
yarn build # or npm run build
If the operation doesn't work, you should probably remove the
.cache folder too.
# Migration guides
Sometimes Strapi introduces changes that need more than just the previous updates.
That is the reason of the Migration Guide page.
Just make sure when you update your version that a migration guide exist or not.