Cumulative update package 6 for SQL Server 2012 SP1

Applies to: SQL Server 2012 Analysis ServicesSQL Server 2012 DeveloperSQL Server 2012 Enterprise

This article describes cumulative update package 6 (Build number: 11.0.3381.0) for Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 1 (SP1). This update contains hotfixes for issues that were fixed after the release of SQL Server 2012 SP1.

How to obtain this cumulative update package

Click "Hotfix Download Available" at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If the "Hotfix Request" page doesn't appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the cumulative update package.

Hotfixes that are included in this cumulative update package

VSTS bug numberKB article numberDescription
12936802847735 FIX: "A PivotTable, cube function or slicer using connection <conn> had failed to refresh" error when you update data in an Excel workbook that is sourced from a perspective in SSAS 2012
13197592850282 FIX: Changes in the last two columns are not captured by CDC for Oracle by Attunity in SQL Server 2012
13968892859713 FIX: "The decryption key is incorrect" error when you open a symmetric key that is encrypted by an asymmetric key in SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2012 or SQL Server 2008 R2
13471482860446 FIX: An unexpected error occurs in function 'XMCompressionAnalyzer::SelectBitPackCompression' when you perform a Process command against a partitioned table in SSAS 2012
13664832864111 FIX: It takes longer than expected to cancel an MDX query that contains many GROUP BY clauses in SSAS 2012
13823572872854 FIX: Error 14420 when you enable Log Shipping on databases that are in an AlwaysOn availability group in SQL Server 2012
14056032872946 FIX: CPU spinning occurs when you use Power View to run a DAX query against a Multidimensional model in SSAS 2012
13840272873474 FIX: Error "Column '<column name>' is invalid in the select list because it is not contained in either an aggregate function or the GROUP BY clause" when you run a query in SQL Server 2012
14160302874875 FIX: Dependent DBA member data is not updated when you use entity-based staging in MDS in SQL Server 2012
13777552874957 FIX: Scheduled data refresh disabled after you make some modifications to the PowerPivot workbook in SharePoint 2013 that interacts with SSAS 2012
13625202875158 FIX: Inconsistent data order when you copy data from a PowerPivot worksheet to an Excel worksheet
14286102876733 FIX: Slow performance on SQL Server 2012 linked server when you update the data together with different collation on the remote server
14287822876882 FIX: "Internal error: An unexpected error occurred" when you run a Process command against the TFS SSAS cube
14576772877100 FIX: A memory leak occurs when you enable AlwaysOn Availability Groups or SQL Server failover cluster in Microsoft SQL Server 2012
14359632877857 FIX: "The OLE DB provider '<ProviderName>' provided invalid collation" when you execute distributed queries through a linked server in SQL Server 2012 SP1
14361622878139 FIX: "Using 'dbghelp.dll' version '4.0.5'" error is logged in SQL Server 2012 when a statement or job executes the sys.fn_xe_file_target_read_file stored procedure
14039702878975 FIX: Access violation when you run a query that uses the "change_tracking_current_version()" function in SQL Server 2012
14024002879619 FIX: Date data is incorrect when you export an SSRS report that references a date that is earlier than March 1, 1900 as an Excel worksheet
14281852880071 FIX: Error messages when you perform ProcessRecalc operation after the ProcessData operation on an SSAS 2012 tabular model
13288072880094 FIX: Grand total or subtotal rows display incorrect result in a Power View report that runs against a multidimensional cube in SSAS 2012
14024342884124 FIX: "Type mismatch" error when you run an MDX query that uses the Member.Name property against an SSAS 2012 database
13876452884126 FIX: "RESTORE DATABASE is terminating abnormally" error when you restore the secondary database in SQL Server 2012
21593 2886673 FIX: Incorrect returned value when you run an MDX query that contains a filter on a parent/child dimension in SSAS 2012

Notes for this update

Installation and deployment

  • We recommend that you test hotfixes before you deploy them in a production environment.
  • This cumulative package is intended to correct only the problems that are described in this article. Apply it only to systems that are experiencing these specific problems. The updates in this 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 2012 service pack that contains the hotfixes in this package.

Cumulative update

Because the builds are cumulative, each new update release contains all the hotfixes and all the security updates that were included with the previous SQL Server 2012 update release. We recommend that you consider applying the most recent update release .

Cumulative update package information


To apply this cumulative update package, you must be running SQL Server 2012 SP1.

Restart information

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this cumulative update package.

Registry information

To use one of the hotfixes in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.