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In Microsoft BizTalk Server 2004, you may change the EDI Datatype property to "String" in an EDI schema in the XSD Editor that is in visual studio .NET 2003. If you do this, you may notice in the XSD view pane that the edi_datatype property is changed to "A" when it should be "AN". Additionally, if you try to validate the schema after you make this change, you receive an error message that is similar to the following:
Is wrongly defined in: Segment element datatype is not recognized
This problem occurs because "A" is not a valid EDI Datatype property (edi_datatype) in an EDI schema. Therefore, when you try to validate the EDI schema, the validation is unsuccessful.
Note When you change the EDI Datatype property to "String", the EDI Schema Editor Extension sets the property to "A" when it should be "AN".
Hotfix informationA supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.
If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.
Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
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PrerequisitesTo apply this hotfix, you must have Microsoft BizTalk Server 2004 Service Pack 1 installed on your computer.
Restart requirementYou do not have to restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement informationThis hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.
File informationThe English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
Note Because of file dependencies, the most recent hotfix that contains these files may also contain additional files.
Date Time Version Size File name --------------------------------------------------------------- 18-Nov-2004 22:48 4.0.1136.5 35,328 Compeif.exe 07-Oct-2003 00:21 155,136 Edibtsmmc.msc 18-Nov-2004 22:47 4.0.1136.0 17,920 Edimmcresdll.dll 18-Nov-2004 22:47 4.0.1136.11 241,664 Edimmcsnapin.dll 18-Nov-2004 22:46 4.0.1136.198 851,968 Esp.dll 18-Nov-2004 22:46 4.0.1136.13 172,032 Esproxy.dll 18-Nov-2004 22:46 4.0.1136.23 81,920 Esp_btsoma.dll 18-Nov-2004 22:45 4.0.1136.25 118,784 Esp_cli.dll 18-Nov-2004 22:47 4.0.1136.2 22,016 Esp_err.dll 18-Nov-2004 22:48 4.0.1136.26 23,040 Esp_files.dll 18-Nov-2004 22:45 4.0.1136.49 86,016 Esp_gen.dll 18-Nov-2004 22:48 4.0.1136.28 23,040 Esp_sqlsrv2000.dll 18-Nov-2004 22:48 4.0.1136.25 23,552 Esp_srv.exe 18-Nov-2004 22:46 4.0.1136.186 372,736 Esp_trans.dll 18-Nov-2004 22:48 4.0.1136.16 33,280 Esp_voyager.dll 18-Nov-2004 22:48 4.0.1136.1 176,128 Genins.exe 18-Jun-2004 19:24 488,650 Live.eif 23-Nov-2004 02:16 4.0.1136.0 65,536 Microsoft.biztalk.adapter.edi.common.dll 23-Nov-2004 02:16 4.0.1136.0 110,592 Microsoft.biztalk.adapter.edi.manager.dll 23-Nov-2004 02:16 4.0.1136.0 32,768 Microsoft.biztalk.adapter.edi.receiver.dll 23-Nov-2004 02:16 4.0.1136.0 49,152 Microsoft.biztalk.adapter.edi.resourcer.dll 23-Nov-2004 02:16 4.0.1136.0 20,992 Microsoft.biztalk.adapter.edi.sspi.dll 23-Nov-2004 02:16 4.0.1136.0 36,864 Microsoft.biztalk.adapter.edi.transmitter.dll 23-Nov-2004 02:16 4.0.1136.0 11,264 Microsoft.biztalk.extension.edi.errortext.dll 23-Nov-2004 02:16 4.0.1136.0 643,072 Microsoft.biztalk.extension.edi.hatplugin.dll 23-Nov-2004 02:16 4.0.1136.0 94,208 Microsoft.biztalk.extension.edi.schemaeditor.dll 18-Nov-2004 22:48 4.0.1136.5 7,680 Trigcon.exe 05-Feb-2004 18:25 82 Updateedi.bat 07-Oct-2004 22:10 578,312 Updateedi.sql 18-Nov-2004 22:47 4.0.1136.5 180,224 Validins.exe 18-Nov-2004 22:48 4.0.1136.35 1,347,584 Xsd2edi.exe
Additional installation instructionsAfter you extract the package, follow these steps to install this hotfix:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Steps to reproduce the behavior
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Article ID: 889164 - Last Review: November 15, 2007 - Revision: 1.9