FIX: Continuous refreshes occur after you configure scheduled data refresh in PowerPivot for SharePoint 2013

Symptoms

Assume that you use Microsoft SQL Server 2012 or 2014 PowerPivot for SharePoint 2013, and that you schedule a data refresh for a workbook. When you set the schedules to occur on a specific day every certain number of months, continuous refreshes occur in some specific scenarios.

The setting for the schedules resembles the following screen shot.

Describe the setting

The result is as follows.

Describe the result

Resolution

The issue was first fixed in the following cumulative update of SQL Server.
About cumulative updates for SQL Server

Status

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

Article ID: 3023620 - Last Review: Jun 22, 2015 - Revision: 1

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