K2 4.6.5 (4.12060.1550.0) updates all K2 blackpearl 4.6 installations with the latest product hotfixes, as detailed below. The installer will update K2 4.6 32-bit and 64-bit installations.
There is one installer that will facilitate the following:
The following versions of K2 can be upgraded to K2 4.6.5:
The following issues have been fixed and are contained within this update:
KB001549 – High Priority fixes for K2 4.6.5
KB001343 - Hotfix: The Identity Service execution changed to execute synchronously and asynchronously.
KB001364 – Hotfix: Incorrect SharePoint List or Library name stored in the Link to Item property for SharePoint SmartObjects.
KB001365 – Hotfix: An error occurs when executing a SharePoint SmartObject after renaming the SharePoint List or Library.
KB001368 – Hotfix: An exception occurs when executing a List Method on an Advanced SmartObject.
KB001372– Hotfix: Unable to assign Input Mappings when using a SmartObject based on a SQL Stored Procedure in an event.
KB001373 – Hotfix: The Created Date, Created By and Modified By metadata does not return in SharePoint Wizards.
KB001383 - Hotfix: Change in behavior related to SharePoint generated SmartObjects.
New Features and Enhancements
K2 4.6.5 contains new Features and enhancements to existing features. For more information, download the PDF from the link available on the right hand menu bar.
Important Considerations and Behavioral changes made in the minor K2 4.6 release that you should be aware of:
The original K2HostServer.config file is backed up to [INSTALLDIR]\Setup\Configuration\Backup\[DATE] folder
During upgrade the K2HostServer.exe.config is added and the existing settings are preserved.
Only the K2HostServer.exe.config will be available in the [INSTALLDIR]\K2 blackpearl/ blackpoint\Host Server\Bin
K2 4.6 Clean installation
The default database name will be K2.
K2 4.6 Upgrade
The installer will identify the previous K2 database name and will populate the installer screen with the previous name.
The Known Issues for K2 4.6.5 (4.12060.1550.0) can be downloaded from the link available on the right hand menu bar. Also see KB001393 - Known Issue: Unable to drag a field from the context browser into a textbox in a custom SmartWizard.
This update includes the hotfixes included in previous K2 4.6 Updates, so there is no need to install the updates listed below. The following links are provided for reference to view the enhancements and resolved issues contained within the previous updates:
KB001540 - Update K2 4.6.4 (4.12060.1540.0)KB001530 - Update K2 4.6.3 (4.12060.1530.0)KB001520 - Update K2 4.6.2 (4.12060.1520.0) KB001500 - Update K2 4.6.1(4.12060.1500.0)
K2 4.6.5 (4.12060.1550.0) is available as an independent installation package. The installer handles 32-bit and 64-bit installations. Refer to the K2 4.6.5 documentation available in the installation package for detailed installation instructions.
The K2 4.6.5 installation package must be installed by running the K2 Setup Manager (K2Setup.exe) found within the package.
To install this package on an environment that already has K2 4.6 installed, follow the steps below: