FIX: SSAS stored connection strings become corrupted if extended properties are used incorrectly

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

Symptoms


If you use extended properties incorrectly in a connection string in SQL Server 2016 Analysis Services, the stored connection strings become corrupted.

Resolution


The issue is fixed in the following cumulative updates 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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