FIX: "Package does not contain compatible branch patch" error when you install a cumulative update to a BizTalk server

Applies to: BizTalk Server 2013 R2 EnterpriseBizTalk Server 2013 R2 BranchBizTalk Server 2013 R2 Developer

Symptoms


When you try to install a cumulative update to a BizTalk Server computer that has the Accelerator for SWIFT (A4SWIFT) installed, the installation attempt is unsuccessful. Additionally, the following error is logged in the Setup log:
Package does not contain compatible branch patch.

Resolution


Cumulative update information

For BizTalk Server 2013 R2

The fix that resolves this issue is included in Cumulative Update 3 for BizTalk Server 2013 R2.

Status


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