FIX: NCO adapter changes the date and time format of DATS data type fields in BizTalk Server

Applies to: BizTalk Server 2013 R2 BranchBizTalk Server 2013 R2 DeveloperBizTalk Server 2013 R2 Enterprise

Symptoms


Receive locations in BizTalk Server that use the NCO adapter to receive IDocs from an SAP system change the date and time format of DATS data type fields. For example, you may expect the fields to be in the YYYYMMDD and HHMMSS format. However, in this situation, the fields are formatted as YYYY-MM-DD and HH:MM:SS.

Note This issue occurs even when the enableSafeTyping = True setting is enabled on the adapter.

Resolution


Cumulative update information

For BizTalk Server 2013 R2

The fix that resolves this issue is included in Cumulative Update 5 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.