[EN] SQL Server 2012 SP1 Cumulative Update #12 is available!

LOGO__SQLServer2012SP1Two packs of this month’s updated for Microsoft SQL Server. In this post I’m writing about updates for SQL Server 2012. In this Cumulative Updates No 12 (build number 11.0.3470.0) Microsoft resolved about fourteen bugs. Here is the list:

VSTS BUG: 2782746 | 2963668

FIX: w3wp.exe process crashes during merge replication with SQL Server Compact subscribers and precomputed partitions
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2840611 | 2973961

FIX: Non-convergence or merge agent failure occurs when you use a custom stored procedure resolver in SQL Server
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2840612 | 2975743

FIX: Incorrect result and exception occur when you use MDX query to do session cube grouping in SSAS
Analysis Services

VSTS BUG: 2782755 | 2977312

FIX: Incorrect result when you use LIKE pattern to match the Japanese repeat character (Cho-On) in SQL Server
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2799560 | 2982544

FIX: Slow to access “Explorer” or “System Administration” on MDM home page
Data Quality Services (DQS)

VSTS BUG: 2879128 | 2986423

FIX: It takes a long time to add new columns to a table when the row size exceeds the maximum allowed size
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2891068 | 2986722

FIX: Error 7105 when you execute UPDATE on sparse column set while ONLINE INDEX REBUILD is running on the same table in SQL Server 2012
SQL performance

VSTS BUG: 2905697 | 2987935

FIX: Long wait on CLR_CRST when you execute spatial query that is under heavy load in SQL Server 2012
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2878729 | 2988667

FIX: Query results keep unchanged when filter is applied in a parent-child dimension with unary operators in SSAS 2012
Analysis Services

VSTS BUG: 2795584 | 2989043

FIX: Access denied when you try to view report history on a SharePoint site with the View Items permission
Reporting Services

VSTS BUG: 2627876 | 2989512

FIX: MDX query returns no result when the cache is not cleared after you run a previous query in OLAP or tabular model
Analysis Services

VSTS BUG: 2719623 | 2989704

FIX: Some columns in sys.column_store_segments view show NULL value when the table has non-dbo schema in SQL Server
SQL service

VSTS BUG: 2942539 | 2990152

FIX: Unexpected Simplified Chinese characters appear in TextData field of Distributed Replay trace in SQL Server 2012
Management Tools

VSTS BUG: 2536028 | 2994993

FIX: Text in a hyperlink in its own paragraph is not indexed in full-text in SQL Server 2012
SQL service

This update could be applied to Microsoft SQL Server 2012, when used with:

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Analysis Services
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Developer
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Enterprise
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Express
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Standard
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Web
  • SQL Server 2012 Reporting Services

Microsoft has recommended to test all hotfixes before updating in production environment. More information about this release You can find with the article: Cumulative Update 12

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this cumulative update.

If You want to go directly to download section jump to Request Hotfix Download Site where You can choose version (for both platforms: 64-bit and 32-bit) . This release is prepared as multilingual package. And here is the full list af all packages:

>> 2012_SP1_DAC_CU12_2991533_11_0_3470_x64
>> 2012_SP1_RSShrPnt_CU12_2991533_11_0_3470_x64
>> SQLServer2012_SP1_CU12_2991533_11_0_3470_x64
>> 2012_SP1_PPExcel_CU12_2991533_11_0_3470_x64
>> 2012_SP1_PPExcel_CU12_2991533_11_0_3470_x86
>> 2012_SP1_DAC_CU12_2991533_11_0_3470_x86
>> SQLServer2012_SP1_CU12_2991533_11_0_3470_x86