FIX: SSAS stored connection strings become corrupted if extended properties are used incorrectly

Symptoms

If you use extended properties incorrectly in a connection string in SQL Server 2016 Analysis Services, the stored connection strings become corrupted.

Resolution

The update that fixes this issue is included in the following cumulative updates:
About SQL Server 2016 builds
About SQL Server 2016 builds

Status

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

References

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Article ID: 3209520 - Last Review: 17 Jan 2017 - Revision: 10

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