On-demand hotfix update package for SQL Server 2016 CU2

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

This article describes an on-demand hotfix update package for Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Cumulative Update 2 (CU2). This update contains hotfixes for issues that were fixed after the release of SQL Server 2016 CU2. To apply this hotfix package, you must have SQL Server 2016 installed on your computer.

Note The build number of the hotfix update package is 13.0.2170.0.

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How to obtain this hotfix update package

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that's described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.

If the hotfix is available for download, there's a "Hotfix Download Available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, submit a request to Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that don't qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft website: Note The "Hotfix Download Available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you don't see your language, it's because a hotfix isn't available for that language.

Hotfixes that are included in this hotfix update package

Microsoft Knowledge Base articles that discuss these hotfixes will be released as they become available.


For more information about the SQL Server issues, see the following articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base.

Hotfix update package information

Restart information

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix update.

Registry information

To use one of the hotfixes in this package, you don't have to make any changes to the registry.