FIX: "Cannot Start Application" error when you start SQL Server Reporting Services Report Builder in SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 1
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Applies to: Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 1SQL Server 2014 Business IntelligenceSQL Server 2014 Business IntelligenceSQL Server 2014 DeveloperSQL Server 2014 DeveloperSQL Server 2014 EnterpriseSQL Server 2014 EnterpriseSQL Server 2014 WebSQL Server 2014 WebMore
You install Service Pack 1 for Microsoft SQL Server 2014. When you start SQL Server Reporting Services Report Builder, you may receive the following error message:
Cannot Start Application Application validation did not succeed System.Deployment.Application.InvalidDeploymentException (HashValidation) - File, Microsoft.ReportingServices.DataExtensions.dll, has a different computed hash than specified in manifest.
This issue occurs because the file version of Microsoft.ReportingServices.DataExtensions.dll and Microsoft.ReportingServices.DataRendering.dll were not updated to the latest version number during the installation of SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 1.
This problem was first fixed in the following cumulative update for SQL Server 2014:
Each new cumulative update for SQL Server contains all the hotfixes and all the security fixes that were included with the previous cumulative update. Check out the latest cumulative updates for SQL Server 2014: