February 2, 2015
Dear Solid Edge Customer:
Solid Edge ST7 Maintenance Pack 4 for Solid Edge is available for download.
The Solid Edge Team
Maintenance Packs are released 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 ST7 English was
08/08/14, making the Maintenance Pack cutoff date 11/08/15.
ST7 Maintenance Packs can be downloaded from:
There were Solid Edge Embedded Client policy file updates in MP2. It’s vitally important that you install SEEC
Administrator, which delivers the policy files to TC_DATA.
Maintenance Pack Executables (.exe files) patch existing product dlls. Maintenance Pack executables
are all inclusive and can be installed on top of a base release or any released Maintenance Pack.
Maintenance Pack Installs (.zip files) are complete product setups. Therefore, existing versions must be
uninstalled using Add/Remove Programs from the Control Panel prior to installing the new setup.
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This Maintenance Pack addresses the following PRs:
PR 1951343 : Added a new API GetDrivenDrivingOnfo in assembly
PR 8253988: Open files very slow with ST7, template path issue
PR 1128586: Alternate assembly problem when closing without modification
PR 7230690: Create part in SE saved and closed now won’t open in SE
PR 7246486: 3D PDF unit of measurement is wrong.
PR 7260750: SE aborts when changing from smart to fast pattern feature
PR 7254228: Crash when dragging explode events on the animation timeline
PR 7213922: Display configurations list is not updated correctly after applying sub assembly configuration
PR 7257339: Length field is too short to display all in Japanese ST7 with Surface Pro 2
PR 1128619: Page Size wrong exported
PR 1992054: Translating out drawing views with assembly features hidden not correct
PR 7208815: Coordinate dimensions jump to top after other dimensions are moved or deleted
PR 7246811: Cannot change the perspective view for custom orientation
PR 7247746: Parts List doesn't go out-of-date when using Property Manager
PR 7250734: PR 7250734 - Trouble exporting to DWG. File is empty.
PR 8252346: "Save As PDF" will show black sheets.
PR 8253448: Save As Flat does not work properly if a specific seacad.ini was saved before
PR 1937906: Text within a block with orientation Center Left exported with wrong position
PR 1989981: SE ignores the defined Font Mapping on export of Textboxes as MTEXT
PR 7223230: Some text not searchable when saved out to PDF
PR 7262812: flat body could not be hidden in flat view
PR 7244504: Trim surface features are losing regions to remove on re-compute
PR 7246559: ST7 on win10 crashes if you try to open anything except draft
PR 7246808 : Not able to paste variable by selecting a dimension when editing formula
PR 7248214 : Problem converting the holes.txt
PR 7250287: Getting extraneous dimension on new coincident plane
PR 7231139: Unable to retrieve hole callout information
PR 7268425: In FOP Edgebar pane, disabled features cannot be re-activated (except w/ table)
PR 7261745: Importing a SW material-file to SE-material. mtl does not work
Note: Download updated Data Migration tool from:
PR 8253671: Problem with revision manager API to get the structure from assembly copy
PR 8257363: Remove Insight Full Text Index doesn't update all necessary SQL Functions
PR 1978071: "Prevent Duplicate Name" check much slower than search for the file name
PR 7206685: "This document is checked out to you..." message after upgrading from ST6 to ST7
PR 7263862: Can't insert cursor in Revision Manager
===Solid Edge SP, Server, Standalone Client, Solid Edge Client===
PR 7179501: SESP: Performance issues with Drag-n-Drop from Parts Library
PR 1998903: Memory of the server keeps filling up
PR 7195427: Opening file with custom status of 31-Locked displays incorrectly in Read Only
PR 7221012: Zip is not listed in CB if the target location is another part revision
PR 7266288: Open Part - RMB menu contain 2 instance of 'Revisions' command
PR 7250594: SESP Status is not changing on Drawings
PR 8256357: Impossible to save after update to ST7 MP3 - Not checked out to you
===Solid Edge Embedded Client===
PR 7204751: Different list of Projects displayed in Rich Client vs. SEEC CPD
PR 1991413: SolidEdgeTranslationServices.exe cannot run multithreaded
PR 6952022: Can't get automation for Structure Editor to work
PR 7249896: Reverse property sync occurred for physical properties if file open from MRU
PR 8252712: ATT crashes when uploading assembly to Teamcenter
PR 7240860: SEEC is downloading templates that are currently up-to-date in the cache
PR 8250584: Localized ATTI unable to successfully validate and upload files
PR 8254839: Localized ATTI unable to display property columns for certain dataset types
PR 7219661: SEEC: Density for selected Material on SEEC CPD does not match SE Material.mtl
PR 7250239: SEEC - Mandatory attribute not being set during Solid Edge Draft save
PR 7251662: Bad performance in new SEEC implementation
PR 8252576: Save As is suggesting wrong Item type