Note The build number of this cumulative update package is 10.50.1817.0.
We recommend that you test hotfixes before you deploy them in a production environment. Because the builds are cumulative, each new fix release contains all the hotfixes and all the security fixes that were included with the previous SQL Server 2008 R2 fix release. We recommend that you consider applying the most recent fix release that contains this hotfix.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Important notes about the cumulative update package
- SQL Server 2008 R2 hotfixes are now multilanguage. Therefore, there is only one cumulative hotfix package for all languages.
- One cumulative hotfix package includes all the component packages. The cumulative update package updates only those components that are installed on the system.
How to obtain Cumulative Update 14 for SQL Server 2008 R2A supported cumulative update package is now available from Microsoft. However, it is intended to correct only the problems that are described in this article. Apply it only to systems that are experiencing these specific problems. This cumulative update package may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by any of these problems, we recommend that you wait for the next SQL Server 2008 R2 service pack that contains the hotfixes in this cumulative update package.
If the cumulative update 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 cumulative update package.
Note If additional issues occur or 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 cumulative update package. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft website:
Hotfixes that are included in this cumulative update package
Microsoft Knowledge Base articles that discuss these hotfixes will be released as they become available.
For more information about the SQL Server bugs, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
|VSTS bug number||KB article number||Description|
|924219||2543687||FIX: Errors when a client application sends an attention signal to SQL Server 2008 or SQL Server 2008 R2|
|934418||2625768||FIX: A database page is copied into a database snapshot even though the page is not updated when you perform a read operation in SQL Server 2008 or in SQL Server 2008 R2|
|934430||2671078||FIX: "Attempting to set a non-NULL-able column's value to NULL" error message when you use a MERGE statement in SQL Server 2008 or in SQL Server 2008 R2|
|934434||2673997||FIX: "The index data is damaged" error message when you run an MDX query against a dimension or partition in SSAS 2008, in SSAS 2008 R2 or in SSAS 2012|
|906319||2699013||FIX: SQL Server 2008 R2 stops responding and a "Non-yielding Scheduler" error is logged|
|952563||2706518||FIX: The KeepFilesForDays setting does not work in SQL Server 2008 or SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services|
|958983||2719217||FIX: SQL Server stops responding when you enable RCSI for a database in Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 or in Microsoft SQL Server 2012|
Cumulative update package information
You may have to restart the computer after you apply this cumulative update.
To use one of the hotfixes in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.
How to uninstall this cumulative update packageTo uninstall this cumulative update package, follow these steps:
- In Control Panel, open the Add or Remove Programs item.
Note If you are running Windows 7, open the Programs and Features item in Control Panel.
- Locate the entry that was installed by this cumulative update package.
- Right-click the entry, and then click to select Uninstall to remove the cumulative update package.
For more information about the Incremental Servicing Model for SQL Server, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
An Incremental Servicing Model is available from the SQL Server team to deliver hotfixes for reported problems
For more information about the naming schema for SQL Server updates, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Naming schema for Microsoft SQL Server software update packages
Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
Article ID: 2703280 - Last Review: Jun 18, 2012 - Revision: 1