FIX: Gray background for read-only attributes disappears after Refresh in Excel Add-in for MDS in SQL Server 2017

Applies to: SQL Server 2017 Developer WindowsSQL Server 2017 Enterprise Core WindowsSQL Server 2017 Enterprise Windows

Symptoms


Assume that you try to update data in the Excel Add-in for Master Data Services (MDS) in SQL Server 2017. After updating when you click on Refresh, you may notice that the gray background for read-only attributes disappears.

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. 

Resolution


This issue is fixed in the following cumulative update for SQL Server:

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Each new cumulative update for SQL Server contains all the hotfixes and all the security fixes that were included with the previous cumulative update. Check out the latest cumulative updates for SQL Server:

References


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