SQL Server 2016 cannot send diagnostics information for MDS web application and MDS Add-in for Excel

Applies to: SQL Server 2016 DeveloperSQL Server 2016 EnterpriseSQL Server 2016 Standard

Symptoms


When you perform a tracing session in SQL Server 2016, diagnostics information cannot be sent for Master Data Services web application or for the Master Data Services Add-in for Microsoft Excel.

Resolution


The fix for this issue is included in the following cumulative update for 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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