This article describes the issues that are fixed in Update Rollup 8 for Microsoft System Center 2016 Orchestrator. This article also contains the installation instructions for this update.
Issues that are fixed
Runbook performing SQL query activity returns NULL value for the Time and XML column.
Exporting and Importing runbooks into upgraded SCO environment returns empty catalogue value in the properties for query database activity.
Unable to perform checkout, delete, or rename operations on runbooks when user SID is longer than 50 characters.
Orchestrator now depends upon Microsoft OLE DB driver for SQL server instead of SQLNCLI.
How to obtain Update Rollup 8 for System Center 2016 Orchestrator
Important Before you install this update, make sure new SQL driver (MSOLEDBSQL) is installed on the Management server role. For more information, see the Microsoft OLE DB driver for SQL Server topic on the Microsoft Learn website.
Update packages for Orchestrator are available from Microsoft Update or by manual download.
To obtain and install an update package from Windows Update, follow these steps on a computer that has an Orchestrator component installed:
1. Click Start, and then click Control Panel.
2. In Control Panel, double-click Windows Update.
3. In the Windows Update window, click Check Online for updates from Microsoft Update.
4. Click Important updates are available.
5. Select the Update Rollup package, and then click OK.
6. Click Install updates to install the update package.
Go to the following website to manually download the update package from the Microsoft Update Catalog:
For information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
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Installation instructions for Orchestrator
Download the update packages that Microsoft Update provides for each computer. Microsoft Update provides the appropriate updates according to the components that are installed on each computer. Or manually download from the Microsoft Update Catalog.
After the Orchestrator updates are installed, reconfigure the Orchestrator database by using the existing database according to these guidelines.