Description of the PerformancePoint Services for SharePoint Server 2010 hotfix package (Ppsmawfe-x-none.msp): February 28, 2012

Applies to: PerformancePoint Services in SharePoint Server 2010


This article describes the issues that are fixed in the Microsoft PerformancePoint Services for SharePoint Server 2010 hotfix package that is dated February 28, 2012.


Issues that this hotfix package fixes

  • When you configure the properties in a PerformancePoint web part in SharePoint Server 2010, the web part location information that is returned by the asset picker is not accepted. Additionally, you receive the following error message:
    Cannot save all of the property settings for this Web Part. An error has occurred. The selection is not a valid PerformancePoint Report.
  • When reports and filters are not connected by using PerformancePoint dashboard designer, the connection fails. This issue specifically occurs when the PerformancePoint Services filters are connected to Reporting Services web parts.

    Note This issue occurs after you upgrade SharePoint Server 2010 to SharePoint Server 2010 Service Pack 1.


Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problems that are described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problems described in this article. 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 website: Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.


To install this hotfix, you must have PerformancePoint Services for SharePoint Server 2010 installed.

Restart requirement

You may not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace a previously released hotfix.

Registry information

To apply this hotfix, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

File information

This hotfix may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build. This hotfix contains only the files that you must have to correct the issues that are listed in this article.

The global version of this hotfix package uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the hotfix package. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in the following table. When you view the file information, the date is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.

Download information

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime

Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
Ppsmawfe-x-none.mspNot Applicable4,350,9769-Feb-1210:07

Ppsmawfe-x-none.msp information

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime


For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates