FIX: A tablix data region is rendered as corrupted in SSRS in Cumulative Update 3 for SQL Server 2012 SP2

Applies to: SQL Server 2014 Business IntelligenceSQL Server 2014 Business Intelligence

Symptoms


Consider the following scenario:
  • You use the Report Designer and Report Builder (SSRS) in Cumulative Update 3 for Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 2 (SP2) or a later update.
  • You have a report that contains a tablix data region.

In this scenario, when the report is rendered either in print preview or as a PDF, you find that the first row of the tablix data region is expanded vertically, and the format of the rest of the tablix data region is corrupted.
Note This issue also occurs in SQL Server 2014.

Cause


This problem is caused by a regression in SSRS in Cumulative Update 3 for SQL Server 2012 SP2.

Resolution


Cumulative Update information

This issue was first fixed in the following cumulative update of SQL Server:

Status


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

References


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