ts16927967 - Vault 2012 - Check In Performance Hotfix

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

New Update

  1. A Vault check in performance enhancement.

Cumulative Updates

  1. Updates to resolve data migration issues.

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

New Update

  1. This update will enhance Vault check in performance for models with extensive parent-child references.

Cumulative Updates

  1. Migration issues have been resolved for error messages containing the following;
    1. Error converting data type nvarchar to float.

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

    The installation of hotfix TS16673759 is recommended.

    A single B2B migration can be performed after the installation of both hotfixes.

    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, the application must be reinstalled and a pre hotfix back up must be restored.

    Files Affected

  • Connectivity.Vault.dll

  • Update Verification

  • 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 ts16927967.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.

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