FIX: Fail to configure a WCF-SQL receive and send ports after configuring Microsoft BizTalk Accelerator for RosettaNet

Applies to: BizTalk Server 2020 BranchBizTalk Server 2020 DeveloperBizTalk Server 2020 Enterprise

Symptoms


After you configure Microsoft BizTalk Accelerator for RosettaNet (BTARN) on BizTalk 2020, you notice that the following error may occur when you try to configure a WCF-SQL send port.
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You will see the similar error when you try to configure the WCF-SQLtransport type in LOB_To_PrivateInitiator and LOB_To_PrivateResponder receivelocations.

Status


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

Resolution


This problem is fixed in the following cumulative update for BizTalk Server:

Workaround


To work around the issue, follow these steps:
  1. Export the binding file of the BizTalk application that contains the two BTARN WCF-SQL send ports.
  2. Open the XML binding file in notepad or other text editor.
  3. Replace all the strings: & with &
  4. Import the binding back to overwrite the send port configuration.

References


For information about the service packs and cumulative update list for BizTalk Server, see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

2555976 Service pack and cumulative update list for BizTalk Server

For more information about BizTalk Server hotfixes, see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

2003097 Information about BizTalk hotfixes and Cumulative Update support