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Solid Edge ST6 - Maintenance Pack 4 Announcement

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Siemens Legend

January 27, 2014



Dear Solid Edge Customer:


The latest Maintenance Pack (MP4) for Solid Edge ST6 is now available for download.



The Solid Edge Team




Release Notes:



--- Maintenance Pack Policy --


We release Maintenance Packs for CRITICAL items only. Maintenance Packs are available

up to a maximum of 15 months following the release date of the English version. The

release date for Solid Edge ST6 English was 7/19/13, making the Maintenance Pack

cutoff date 10/19/14.



Download Location:



ST6 Maintenance Packs can be downloaded from: 






After downloading the Maintenance Pack to your machine, unbundle the zip file and then

dbl click on exe to install the Maintenance Pack.



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This Maintenance Pack addresses the following PRs:




PR 2226134: Need a sample to Control the mesh & contour display through SE API

PR 6931965: Query on HolePtr.GetHoleData() raises exception with Synchronous mode ThreadHole

PR 6941513: Event notification was needed when an occurrence was renamed.



PR 1963509: Problem when modifying with ST5 piping route made in ST3

PR 2805983: Unable to pattern parts using a sync part inside a subassembly

PR 6945352: Abort when opening this assembly

PR 1962276: Assembly Features not visible, recalculating destroys all

PR 1963404: FOA Assemblies has very long network save time

PR 1964998: Crash when edit opening a part in certain circumstances

PR 2230033: JT open in solid edge assembly shows scattered parts

PR 1964934: Select all occurrences did not work properly for sub-sub assembly

PR 6980164: Unable to run SEAdmin.exe (New SEAdmin.exe needs to be downloaded)



PR 1960219: Apply PMI model view and perspective is turned on although not saved with view

PR 1961692: Dimension feature callout does not work on section view

PR 1962484: reproducible crash inside cutting plane definition

PR 6954876: Warning message shown while placing DV for this case

PR 6956481: Draft file aborts when opened - Please repair in ST6

PR 6961614: Incorrect hole size when hole was changed from tapered to simple

PR 6975811: Callout and balloon attachment problem

PR 1967132: Enable shading options on 2D views to allow shading to be removed on converted drawing views


===Part/Profile/Sheet Metal===

PR 1951995: Pathfinder in document view will change from selected to de-selected

PR 1958710: Applying face style with transparency result is black

PR 6956766: Change to bend radius for gage in material table not maintained

PR 6962591: Part color changes when exiting Simulation results

PR 6975794: Existing Thread features fail in ST6. Unable to place Thread features on holes



PR 6927845: Slow to open in Revision Manager when components have families of parts.


===Solid Edge SP, Server, Standalone Client, Solid Edge Client===

PR 1940849: Synchronize do not create the file PDMPropertyInfo.xml

PR 1959916: Experiencing poor open and save performance with large assemblies in SESP

PR 6878737: Need a message returned that notifies the user a file did not get checked

PR 6958980: Checked out part in cache, undo check out from client2; client1 sync

PR 6967077: Set Revise, Make\Buy & Supplier columns are not editable

PR 6967175: Open Assembly will crash Edge at download stage; try to reopen shows transaction error

PR 1944664: Open draft file do not download all files in the folder cache

PR 6929224: The Solid Edge SP Server cache has not been configured correctly

PR 1944391: Times to check-in or saving is too long


===Solid Edge Embedded Client===

PR 6973668: Rev # value as entered is not used when mouse hovers over drop list

PR 1960094: Multi-CAD take ownership with revision naming rules not incrementing to next rev

PR 6896782: SEEC: Enter key does not perform search

PR 6961320: Reimport will not run with use existing released dataset

PR 6964153: Consistently run Validation as files are loaded

PR 1921612: "Save as" from SESE into an existing item id doesn't copy the BOM

PR 6973687: Second 'Save As’ leads to 'Missing value for required properties

PR 6974215: Drawing Number property is getting reset

PR 6974240: Wrong revision numbers for Save As and Revise

PR 6975995: Save As is using the wrong revision value in the dataset name

PR 6976677: Save as and Revise at the same time allows the Item ID to be modified


Fred White
Siemens PLM Software