FIX: Hidden MDS data entries are deleted unexpectedly when you use the Master Data Services add-in for Microsoft Excel in SQL Server 2014

Consider the following scenario:
  • You apply a filter when you add MDS data into a Microsoft Excel worksheet by using the Master Data Services add-in for Excel.
  • You drag to select multiple entries in the worksheet.
  • The selection includes some hidden entries.
  • You click the Delete button in the Publish and Validate group on the Master Data tab, and then you clear the filter.

In this scenario, the hidden entries within the selection are deleted unexpectedly.
This problem was first fixed in the following cumulative update for SQL Server:

Cumulative Update 1 for SQL Server 2014 SP1

Cumulative Update 7 for SQL Server 2014

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Article ID: 3053040 - Last Review: 06/22/2015 16:12:00 - Revision: 5.0

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Business Intelligence, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Developer, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Enterprise, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Express, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Standard, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Web, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 1

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