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Consider the following scenario:

  • You create a business rule in Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Master Data Services (MDS).

  • The business rule is set up so that a notification email message is sent if a member is flagged as invalid.

  • The value of the member code contains one of the following special characters:

    • &

    • <

    • >

    • "

    • '

  • You run the business rule against members in an entity.

In this scenario, the notification email message is not sent as expected.


Cumulative update information

Cumulative Update 3 for SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 1 (SP1)

The fix for this issue was first released in Cumulative Update 3. For more information about how to obtain this cumulative update package for SQL Server 2012 SP 1, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

2812412 Cumulative update package 3 for SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 1Note Because the builds are cumulative, each new fix release contains all the hotfixes and all the security fixes that were included with the previous SQL Server 2012 SP 1 fix release. We recommend that you consider applying the most recent fix release that contains this hotfix. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

2772858 The SQL Server 2012 builds that were released after SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 1 was released


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

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