This article describes cumulative update package 8 (Build number: 11.0.3401.0) 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.
|VSTS bug number||KB article number||Description|
|1852083||2297709||FIX: An error message may occur when you run a "BULK INSERT" query on a database that uses the "BULK_LOGGED" or "SIMPLE" recovery model in SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 R2 or SQL Server 2012|
|1664715||2864930||FIX: You cannot write text that has more than 32,767 characters in Report Query Designer in SQL Server 2008 R2 BIDS or in SQL Server 2012 SSDT|
|1664721||2875949||FIX: VSS backup operations are not successful when the auto-recovery option is enabled in SQL Server 2008 R2 or in SQL Server 2012|
|1664729||2878377||FIX: DecryptByKeyAutoAsymKey() function returns "NULL" value when you decrypt data that is encrypted by an asymmetric key in SQL Server 2008 R2 or in SQL Server 2012|
|1664727||2878807||FIX: System.NullReferenceException is thrown when an SSRS 2008 R2 or SSRS 2012 report or subscription is opened in SharePoint integrated mode|
|1664733||2885565||FIX: Report Builder 3.0 may close unexpectedly when you search an attribute in Query Designer in SQL Server 2008 R2 or in SQL Server 2012|
|1852085||2888996||FIX: Data purity corruption in sys.sysbinobjs table in master database when you log on to SQL Server 2008 R2 or SQL Server 2012 by using the SA account and then run DBCC CHECKDB|
|1664739||2890095||FIX: Interrupted distributed query may return partial result set without any error in SQL Server 2008 R2 or in SQL Server 2012|
|1664719||2890818||FIX: Incorrect value is returned when you run an UPDATE CUBE statement that uses the USE_WEIGHTED_INCREMENT allocation method in SSAS 2008 R2 or in SSAS 2012|
|1852087||2891115||FIX: "The search text was not found" error when you search for numeric data that contains nonbreaking spaces in SSRS 2008 R2 or SSRS 2012|
|1852089||2891489||FIX: Replication Log Reader Agent fails when you enable CDC and transactional replication for some columns in SQL Server 2008 R2 or SQL Server 2012|
|1758070||2892741||FIX: Query that you run against a partitioned table returns incorrect results in SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 R2 or SQL Server 2012|
|1602236||2896903||FIX: You cannot perform any administrator actions on the databases when a data model corruption occurs in SSAS 2012|
|1629110||2899939||FIX: Error messages when you create a project level SMO connection manager together with a password for an SSIS 2012 project|
|1769272||2901714||FIX: Server crashes when you import a Microsoft Azure SQL database to a local SQL Server 2012 database|
|1640232||2901757||FIX: Minute is overwritten by second in XML data after you migrate from SQL Server 2005 to SQL Server 2012|
|1852102||2904010||FIX: A small number of rows are sampled in SQL Server 2008 R2 or in SQL Server 2012 when table statistics are updated automatically or together with specified sampling rate|
|1852110||2911026||FIX: Access violation may occur when you query sys.dm_server_memory_dumps in SQL Server 2008 R2 or SQL Server 2012|
|1852106||2911385||FIX: Replication Queue Reader Agent crashes when you run transactional replication in SQL Server 2008 R2 or SQL Server 2012|
|1683049||2912928||FIX: SQL Server 2012 PowerPivot for SharePoint 2010 cannot create databases when SharePoint server name is FQDN|
|1852112||2912949||FIX: SSAS crashes when more than one thread tries to access an SSAS 2008 R2 or SSAS 2012 cube at the same time|
|1636271||2913102||FIX: Validation of service accounts takes a long time when you set up SQL Server 2012|
|1798224||2915611||FIX: Left arrow key does not work in Expression Editor of SSDT for Visual Studio 2012|
|1811621||2916827||FIX: "Invalid URI: The Uri string is too long." error message when you render a SSRS 2012 report|
|1812447||2916934||FIX: The option 'Center map to show an embedded map element' of tab 'Center and Zoom' for a map does not work in SSRS 2012|
|1818080||2917636||FIX: SQL Server Agent cannot forward events to a different server in SQL Server 2012|
|1861773||2918791||FIX: The system function sys.fn_hadr_backup_is_preferred_replica does not work correctly after you have CU7 for SQL Server 2012 SP1 installed|
|1853069||2919584||FIX: Incorrect result in a PDF file when you use expressions that contains Lookup function in a SSRS 2012 report|
|1814392||2923460||FIX: The query deadlocks when the ALLOW_SNAPSHOT_ISOLATION and READ_COMMITTED_SNAPSHOT are enabled in SQL Server 2012|
|1910328||2923838||FIX: Error messages when you use the AMR tool for SQL Server 2014 CTP2 on SQL Server 2012|
|1912914||2923839||FIX: Oracle CDC service shows aborted status when you use CDC for Oracle by Attunity in SQL Server 2012|
|1788041||957823||FIX: The clustered index table may take longer than you expect to be rebuilt when you use the ALTER INDEX REBUILD statement in SQL Server 2008 or SQL Server 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.
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 .
the most recent update release .
Cumulative update package information
PrerequisitesTo apply this cumulative update package, you must be running SQL Server 2012 SP1.
Restart informationYou may have to restart the computer after you apply this cumulative update package.
Registry informationTo use one of the hotfixes in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.
- How to obtain the latest service pack for SQL Server 2012.
- The Incremental Servicing Model for SQL Server to deliver hotfixes for reported problems.
- Naming schema for Microsoft SQL Server software update packages.
- Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates.