May 4, 2016
Dear Solid Edge Customer:
Solid Edge ST8 Microsoft Installer (MSI) Maintenance Pack 7 is available for download.
The Solid Edge Team
Microsoft Installer (MSI) Maintenance Packs – Beginning with Solid Edge ST8, Maintenance Packs are delivered as and installed using Microsoft Installer (MSI) technology. Solid Edge MSI based Maintenance Packs are installed and tracked as Product Updates.
Solid Edge Maintenance Packs are released for CRITICAL items only. Maintenance Packs are available up to 15 months following the release date of the English version. The release date for Solid Edge ST8 English was 06/05/15, making the Maintenance Pack cutoff date 09/05/16.
Solid Edge - Solid Edge ST8 MP3 or later supports Windows 10 if the Windows 10 “November Refresh” version 1511 (OS Build 10586.0) or later is installed. Solid Edge does not support the new Windows 10 browser, Microsoft Edge.
Solid Edge Integration to Teamcenter - The Solid Edge integration to Teamcenter 10.1.5 and later have been tested on Windows 10 connected to Teamcenter 10.1 and 11.2 servers and there are no known issues. Teamcenter plans to announce support of Windows 10 with Teamcenter 10.1.6 and 11.2.2.
Solid Edge SP - ST8 Solid Edge SP cannot support Windows 10 due to the following unresolved PR assigned to Microsoft: PR 7410688 - Win 10 does not show the SESP Preview/Properties Card or Edit Properties.
ST8 Maintenance Packs can be downloaded from:
Maintenance Pack Executables (.exe files) deliver updated versions of existing product dlls.
Maintenance Pack Installs (.zip files) are complete product setups. Therefore, existing versions must be uninstalled using Uninstall a program from the Control Panel.
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This Maintenance Pack addresses the following PRs:
PR 7683315: Some characters are missing curve data for inner curves
PR 7691159: Heap corruption on View Manager Panel open after call to ViewSaveCurrentView
PR 7618553: parts moving unexpectedly when running a motor simulation
PR 7646626: Solid Edge Premium will checkout a Classic license when starting KeyShot
PR 7660150: LinkMgmt.txt mapping not working properly
PR 7660645: Cannot create an assembly feature through a part
PR 7602782: Creates incorrect XpresRoute Path while IPA
PR 7684903: Linked faces with Chinese names are missing reference/Termination placing Weld
PR 7666368: User defined 'Displayed Names' are lost when user templates are not accessible
PR 7689860: Floating license behavior change from ST8MP5 to ST8MP6
PR 7439751: Customers experiencing serious issue with Center of Gravity moving without cause
PR 7650221: SE crashes when user performs Break Links on an XLS file in Draft
PR 7659437: RMB menu is not available in callout dialogue
PR 7661572: It is more difficult to select blocks with ST8 than with ST5
PR 7675842: constrain on modify of line keypoint to center keypoint of circle not working
PR 7525585: Centerlines should not connect to other objects
PR 7650431: Strange behavior when replacing a Dimension Style
PR 7670608: Chamfer dimension will not move after placement
PR 7680558: Only one sheet is imported from a DXF multi-sheet
PR 7679210: dimensions along 3D Sketch appear / disappear
PR 7679709: Wrong values in SE-LimitsAndFitsTableISO.txt for M6 & M7, diameters 1601 to 2000
PR 7688732: adding a title to a technical requirement list changes the type of reference
PR 7689656: abort after updating views when dim tracker displayed
PR 7369622: Trim causes sketch error
PR 7624637: Countersink type holes with Head clearance box checked not working well
PR 7668168: Each restart adds another pair of curly brackets to the recent document filename
PR 8297046: Move/rotate plus CTRL-key causes Copy option to be deactivated
PR 7503486: Bad performance when modifying thickness using a custom Gage Table
PR 7684150: Select command leads to instabilities due to GDIs greater than 9500
PR 7648067: Insight Search lists also folder and not only files
===Solid Edge SP, Server, Standalone Client, Solid Edge Client===
PR 7673267: Impossible to overwrite existing BOM Report Template
PR 7478351: Structure Editor Save as incorrect Content type and two Revisions
PR 8296423: Cannot generate reports with Part or Part-Revision title values
PR 7667046: Content Browser empty for one user
PR 7672865: Address copy paste in CPD cause incorrect Data
===Solid Edge Embedded Client===
PR 7616240: Save AS and manual entry of Item ID does not create unique names for drafts
PR 7669823: AddToTeamcenter modified files produces multiple 3D Datasets
PR 8298025: Previous versions of a dataset Solid Edge cannot be opened from TC
PR 8298189: Opening SE draft file in SESE hangs session
PR 7679781: During revise the edits to the model properties are not being propagated to
PR 7667884: ATTI can't overwrite draft
PR 7672827: SEEC login error after upgrading
PR 7682439: SEEC Save As from some drafts not saved into TC
PR 7683172: One user’s edits are being overwritten with another users edits.
PR 7685977: Preview window in SEEC Upload dialog is always over OK/Cancel buttons
PR 7693895: SEEC ST8MP6 Assembly revise results in Solid Edge Crash
PR 8298452: SESE can't use existing item that does not match the naming rules.
PR 8298455: SEEC can't use existing item that does not match naming rules.
PR 7669623: ATTI can't import part and draft together on a Multi-Site environment.
PR 7697609: Property Manager: Row is not read-only when Doc is read-only
PR 7680341: JT-Export with PMI data runs on an error
PR 7659359: Not able to import STEP files since upgrading to ST8