How to Manually Upgrade SharePoint on a P Plan

1.  Login to the SharePoint site and click the Site Actions drop down menu.

2.  On the Site Actions menu, select Site Settings.

3.  On the Site Settings page, locate the Site Collection Administration heading and select Go to top level site settings.  (Note that if Site Collection Administration heading already shows an expanded option list, proceed to the next step.)

4.  Under the Site Collection Administration heading, select Site Collection upgrade.

5.  On the next page, select the Upgrade this Site Collection button to begin the upgrade.  (Note that the upgrade should take roughly 10 minutes or less.)