[EN] SQL Server 2008 SP3 Cumulative Update 15 is available

LOGO__SQLServer2008SP3Few days ago Microsoft published two group of pudates for SQL Server. In this post I’m writing about package for SQL Server 2008 with Service Pack 3. In this Cumulative Updates No 15 {build number: 10.00.5850.00} Microsoft fixed last three updates? Why last three? Go to Glenn Berry’s blog post {LINK}– I totally agree with him. back to CU, here is the list of fixed bugs:

VSTS BUG: 1527664 | 2919611
FIX: "Installer terminated prematurely" error when you install SQL Server 2008 SP3

VSTS BUG: 1913272 | 2921630
FIX: Incorrect result is returned when you run an MDX query that contains a DRILLTHROUGH statement in SSAS 2008

VSTS BUG: 1769685 | 2923837
FIX: Merge Agent fails or you experience non-convergence when you use a custom stored procedure conflict resolver in SQL Server 2008


This update could be applied for: Microsoft SQL Server Service Pack 3, when used with:

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Analysis Services
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Enterprise
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Developer
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Standard
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Web
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Express

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 15

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 all three platforms: 32-bit, 64-bit and Itanium) . This release is prepared as multilingual package. And here is the full list af all packages:

  • SQL Server 2008 | SQLServer2008_SP3_CU15_2923520_10_00_5850_x86

  • SQL Server 2008 | x64 | SQLServer2008_SP3_CU15_2923520_10_00_5850_x64

  • SQL Server 2008 | ia64 | SQLServer2008_SP3_CU15_2923520_10_00_5850_IA64