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Solid Edge ST9 - Maintenance Pack 6 Announcement

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Siemens Legend

April 17, 2017


Dear Solid Edge Customer:


Solid Edge ST9 Microsoft Installer (MSI) Maintenance Pack 6 is available for download.



The Solid Edge Team




Release Notes:



Microsoft Installer (MSI) Maintenance Packs – Solid Edge ST9 Maintenance Packs are delivered as and

installed using Microsoft Installer (MSI) technology. Solid Edge MSI based Maintenance Packs are tracked

as Installed Updates.



Download Location:



ST9 Maintenance Packs can be downloaded from:






Maintenance Pack .zip files are complete product setups. Therefore, existing versions must be

uninstalled using Uninstall a program from the Control Panel.


  • MSI Product Updates can be applied on top of the base release and or existing Product Update

  with a lesser version.


  • MSI Product Updates are all inclusive, i.e. fixes delivered in MP3 include all fixes delivered

  in MP1 and MP2.


  • MSI Product Updates calculate free disk space before installing. Please note that there have

  been cases where the Disk Space Computation takes several minutes to complete. Please be patient.


  • MSI Product Updates can be uninstalled without having to remove the base Solid Edge product.


  • Uninstalling a MSI Product Update will restore the installation to the state before the Product

  Update was applied.


  • PLEASE NOTE: When uninstalling a MSI Product Update, the original source media and the previous

  Product Update package, if any, must be available to allow the recovery of previous file versions.


  • The current MSI Product Update will be the only Update listed and available for uninstallation.

  After the current Update is uninstalled, the previous Update will become the current Update, if

  there were multiple Updates installed.


  • MSI Product Updates are uninstalled via the Control Panel (Uninstall a program –> View installed

  updates -> Uninstall).



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This Maintenance Pack addresses the following PRs:




PR 7996186: API Dimension.GetRelated CRASH when dimension is detached

PR 7950014: The API 'objFeature.ModelingModeType' throws an exception

PR 7894128: API; orient PMI Callout on psm

PR 7947013: APIs do not seem to be supported for synchronous sheet metal features



PR 7954014: Cannot create alternate assembly in another alternate assembly

PR 7805654: delays while selecting relationships

PR 7924236: assembly file save failure

PR 8000039: SE crashing while creating patterns via automation

PR 7722883: Assembly feature error after edit

PR 8000196: Update Active level causes mirror to be incorrect for some parts



PR 7912328: Slot callouts for a mirrored part do not report the slot length correctly

PR 7952923: Text color 7 in the text string will not be imported as black / white

PR 7956678: assembly features disappear from drawing views when updating after closing assembly document from tab

PR 8329150: Dimension lines are not trimmed

PR 8007136: Tapered thread %HS doesn't match Part

PR 8800148: Unknown links in Draft


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

PR 7912328: Slot callouts for a mirrored part do not report the slot length correctly

PR 7973244: Offset doesn't recognize chain if contour is connected to body or coordinate sys

PR 7960950: Excel will be started by Solid Edge when creating a new part or sheet metal file

PR 7997614: Unable to apply a material to a tube part

PR 7869616: psm files not shown in folder when Home button is used in part copy

PR 7937473: Crash when hovering over FOP icon in left side bar with IPC toolbar active

PR 7960950: Excel will be started by Solid Edge when creating a new part or sheet metal file

PR 7964813: The offset in the test case looks wrong

PR 8800977: Simple sheet metal edits work in ST8 but fail in ST9



PR 7995753: Aborting using a custom theme

PR 7941849: a read-only workflow for released documents with registry override not working

PR 7973854: License Borrowing display total wrong column header names like /K or kg/m^3

PR 7922437: Cannot modify title property on parts in assembly with Property Manager


===Design Manager===

PR 7917092: Design Manager select files tool

PR 7952603: Classic shell of Windows causes freezes in Design manager

PR 7942731: Design Manager: Save As unique Document Numbers - Problem with linked Excel File

PR 7947861: with Design Manager revised interpart linked parts and assembly incorrect linked


===Built-in Data Management===

PR 7915526: Where used gives no results with sub folders off



PR 7881895: if a release of an checked out part is done two files exists


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

PR 8325012: Getting workflow failed notification although workflow succeeded

PR 8327539: SESP Workflow hangup


===Teamcenter Integration for Solid Edge===

PR 7995983: SEEC error "BOM entry not found" when closing an alternate position assembly

PR 8000895: Create a SE -Draft, causes SEEC to upload driven references

PR 8002531: User defined dataset name lost while revise

PR 7881220: File names in MRU are trimmed when re-launching SEEC after failed login



PR 7956643: Post migration, found the hatch boundary detached/left when view is moved

PR 7956648: Post migration, found the center mark not attached with view

PR 7959715: Hatch not exported for a Detail View defined via a Rectangle to .dwg/dxf

PR 7970595: Migrated SW part containing multi-bodies, not converted with all solid bodies

PR 7936493: Fixed a crash that followed Save As IGES

PR 7949629: impossible to open/import IFC Files > 100 MB

Fred White
Siemens PLM Software