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Solid Edge ST9 - Maintenance Pack 8 Announcement

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Siemens Legend

June 26, 2017


Dear Solid Edge Customer:


Solid Edge ST9 Microsoft Installer (MSI) Maintenance Pack 8 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.



Update Version:




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:



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

PR 8825599: The environment change from ordered to synchronous automatically

PR 8841414: Toggle Design Feature failed with Could Not recompute: Invalid Parent Body Proxy

PR 8844266: Cancelling jog command causes abort

PR 7948872: ST9 abort if the Peer Edge Locate option is on

PR 8846266: Getting variables from a SE document using API

PR 7992035: Cannot create a Pattern by table, if excel file is already opened

PR 8893151: Crash using the scrollbar in SE options when window extremely small (Windows 10)



PR 7928588: Unable to select reference feature for assembly pattern

PR 8815864: Performance slow when Shift+ select a large number of PMI (ST9 vs. ST8)

PR 8830039: Update File on save not working for FOA Members

PR 8836792: Assembly pattern occurrence placement incorrect

PR 7980257: Fixed a problem with incorrect mass properties in assemblies

PR 8005372: Part becomes fully positioned with a bounded angle and mate relation

PR 7751180: parts being highlighted in the wrong spot after fence selecting

PR 8852306: Resolved crashes associated with reported via Crashlog capture

PR 8003986: Abort when using the Drag Component command.

PR 8852314: SE crashes after toggling Peers in assembly sketch

PR 7960748: ST9 simulation doesn't include preload of Bolt connectors

PR 8865465: SE crashes when changing Assembly Relationship Manager grouping 



PR 8000628: property text %{Sheet name} gets lost within a text box after renaming the sheet

PR 8814974: retrieve dimensions from symmetric diameters do not work in ST9, regression ST8

PR 8816577: assembly features disappear on update of views

PR 8834354: Crash with broken out section profile and update drawing view

PR 8850194: Part Intersection set with Wizard do not work

PR 8834852: Named Reference Material Thickness not updated in Draft Block

PR 8835913: Not able to apply centerlines to section view

PR 8851182: PMI unit tolerances not updated in draft view

PR 8853655: Nail board has disjoint segments

PR 8858967: Custom properties do not update until file is saved

PR 8859122: SE Crash at close of Style organize dialog

PR 7992316: questionable curve appears/disappears while zooming



PR 8802751: SE data migration function failed to convert

PR 8827394: Technical Requirements Text exported to DXF is extremely narrow

PR 8855867: Dxf Import creates wrong Radius Dimensions and additional circles and arcs

PR 7894456: Save As .dwg fails since ST9

PR 8831781: DXF on sheet is not in correct position



PR 8806600: Unable to read face color when is null

PR 8853204: SEPreview.ocx displays for an assembly only the first part shaded



PR 8856593: Custom start page causes crash on load or when clicking

PR 8864646: File New command in QAT is not updated with new templates


===Solid Edge Viewer===

PR 8828470:  Open in Viewer, does not load the geometry on Win10


===Teamcenter Integration for Solid Edge===

PR 8837419: Archiving draft then part reverts custom property to original value.

PR 8857489: Structure Editor SaveAs All fails in IWC environment

PR 8867715: Solid Edge crashes when using Replace Part on component of subassembly

PR 8862448: Not able to login to Teamcenter from SEEC-Diagnostic Application

PR 8830001: Add to Teamcenter data preparation utility

PR 7965915: Unable to load Occurrence property in ST8 integration with Teamcenter


===Solid Edge SharePoint===

PR 8333022: Double quantity of all parts in Relation Browser & BOM report from WF.


===Built-in Data Management===

PR 7866968: After installation ST9 MP2 where used is still not working properly

PR 7966547: Where Used fails for file with dot or comma

PR 8859025: SE crashes while searching in a specific data set with a specific criteria

PR 8005755: Mapped drive shows no Fast Search results


===Design Manager===

PR 7974034: Can't do a Save As on released files without DocControl permissions

PR 7857828: Rename with Design manager reports file already checked out by 

PR 8842501: saving an assembly to a 3D-PDF the draft is copied to the folder unintentionally

PR 8003640: Solid Edge crashes when using the Property Manager

PR 8851610: Setting Release action does not complete

PR 8847294: Save as on Part with draft - Path change is not set for draft

Fred White
Siemens PLM Software