Yes you would need to post to update the tag as noted in the how to become verified announcement at the top of all the forums.
Feel free to post in the install upgrade forums for Pro if you have any upgrade questions. You will need to update all your files even configs with proper information when upgrading from 7.1 forward. The upgrade documentation states the procedure. If you are upgrading a vb4 intall then you want to redo plugins as well.