FIX: You can't run a data cleanse against a view in SQL Server 2016 Data Quality Services

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

Symptoms


When you use Data Quality Client to run a data cleanse against a view in SQL Server 2016 Data Quality Services, you receive an error message that resembles the following:

The data source table with id 'DatabaseName.SchemaName.TableName' was not found while adding to the repository. Check whether the table is accessible by DQS.

Resolution


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

Workaround


To work around this problem, use a table instead of a view to perform the cleanse.

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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