Setup UI changes to English if a non-English version of SQL Server 2016 GDR update is installed using the Product Update feature

Applies to: SQL Server 2016 DeveloperSQL Server 2016 EnterpriseSQL Server 2016 Enterprise Core

Symptoms


Assume that you install a non-English version of SQL Server 2016 by using the graphical user interface. You also use the Product Update feature to perform a slipstreamed install with RTM + GDR update. In this situation, when you run Setup again, for example, to add features, the display language of the landing page changes to English.

Resolution


The 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


Learn about the terminology that Microsoft uses to describe software updates.