TS16673759 - Vault 2012 - Multi Issue Hotfix

In a continuing effort to provide high quality products, Autodesk has released this hotfix which provides the following updates;

  1. Updates to resolve data migration issues.
  2. Correction of an issue when performing a search using Greek characters.
  3. Fixes for issues when performing item updates.

This README file highlights how to install this hotfix and other important information regarding this update.


Description of the Issues
System Requirements
Related Hotfixes and Utilities
Known Issues
Files Affected
Update Verification
Installation Instructions

Description of the Issues

  1. Migration issues have been resolved for error messages containing the following;
    1. Cannot insert duplicate key in object 'dbo.ContentSourcePropertyDef'
    2. Error converting data type nvarchar to float.
    3. Cannot insert the value NULL into column 'ParentItemIterationID'.
    4. The CREATE UNIQUE INDEX statement terminated because a duplicate key was found for the object name 'dbo.ItemBOMLink' and the index name 'IX_ItemBOMLink_8'.
  2. When performing a search on entities that contain Greek characters, the characters were acting like wild card characters.
  3. Multiple item update operations were resulting in improper updates to items.

System Requirements

Vault Server

  • Autodesk Data Management Server 2012 SP0
  • Autodesk Data Management Server 2012 SP0 (Workgroup)
  • Autodesk Data Management Server 2012 SP0 (Collaboration)
  • Autodesk Data Management Server 2012 SP0 (Professional)

  • Related Hotfixes and Utilities

    Known Issues


    It is strongly recommended to perform a back up prior to the application of this update.

    This hotfix cannot be uninstalled. To revert to a pre hotfix state, a restore of a previous back up must be performed.

    Files Affected

  • Connectivity.Platform.dll
  • Connectivity.ProductStream.dll
  • Connectivity.Vault.dll

  • Update Verification

  • The updated Connectivity.Platform.dll file is version
  • The updated Connectivity.ProductStream.dll file is version
  • The updated Connectivity.Vault.dll file is version
  • Installation Instructions

    Vault Server

    1. NOTE: Always ensure that a successful backup has been performed before applying any hotfixes.
    2. Open Autodesk Data Management Server Console and make sure all databases are fully migrated to the latest version.
    3. Migrate all unmigrated databases and libraries before proceeding.
    4. Close the Autodesk Data Management Server Console application.
    5. Run TS16673759.msp on the server to install the hotfix.
    6. Open a command prompt and navigate to the installed location of Connectivity.ADMSConsole.exe.
    7. Run Autodesk Data Management Server b2bmigrate operation in command line mode:
      1. Example: Connectivity.ADMSConsole.Exe -Ob2bmigrate -VUadministrator -VPadmin_password -DBUsql_user -DBPsql_password
      2. NOTE: Replace 'admin_password' with the appropriate administrator password for the -VP switch.
      3. The last two command line parameters are required only if the 'sa' password is not the default password.
    8. A 'migration successful' dialog will display when the b2bmigrate operation has completed.
    9. Reset the web service by typing 'iisreset' at the command prompt.
    10. Install the hotfix on all Autodesk Data Management servers.
    11. Open the Autodesk Data Management Server console and begin a Rebuild Search Indexes.

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