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KB000470 updates all K2 blackpoint 0902 version 4.9040.1.0 installations with latest product hotfixes, as detailed below. The installer will update K2 blackpoint 0902 32-bit and 64-bit installations.

Issues Resolved

The following issues have been fixed and are contained within this update:
Memory usage and performance enhancements are also included.


K2 blackpoint 0902 Update (4.9040.2.470) is available as an independent installation package which can be found here: http://portal.k2.com/downloads/k2blackpoint/Default.aspx.

The K2 blackpoint 0902 Update (4.9040.2.470) installation package must be installed by running the K2 Update Manager (K2Setup.exe) found within the update package.
Note: This update package should be installed on all machines that have one or more of the following components installed: K2 Server, K2 for SharePoint, K2 Studio, and K2 Workspace. This update should be installed on machines running K2 blackpoint 0902 4.9040.1.0

To install this package, follow the steps below:
  1. Welcome Screen
    The Welcome Screen introduces the K2 blackpoint Update Manager. An installation log will be created by default. Click Next to continue.

  2. Components to Update
    The Components to Update page lists the K2 Components that the update manager will update. Click Update to continue.

  3. K2 blackpoint Server
    The K2 blackpoint Server must be stopped for the duration of the patch. If the server is running a warning screen will appear requesting that the K2 blackpoint server be stopped.

  4. Reset IIS
    The K2 blackpoint Update Manager will request and perform a reset of IIS.

  5. Ready
    The K2 blackpoint Update Manager will install the update, and will show the progress of the update via the progress bars on the screen.

  6. Finished
    Once the update has completed installing, the wizard will show you the finished screen. A link to the log file that is created is available on this screen. Click Finish to close the installer.

After the K2 blackpoint Update Manager finishes, the K2 Configuration Manager will run.

Components to Update

K2 blackpoint 0902 Update (4.9040.2.470) will update and configure the following components:

  • K2 Configuration Manager
  • K2 blackpoint Server
  • K2 for SharePoint (MOSS and WSS)
  • K2 Studio
  • K2 Workspace

Please Note:

Config Files: When repairing or upgrading to K2 blackpoint 0902 Update (4.9040.2.470) all K2 config files will be overwritten. Any K2 blackpoint config file that has manually been altered will be overwritten in the upgrade. The K2 Installer will perform an automatic backup of the existing configuration files. The backup files must be compared after installation and the new configuration files manually changed to represent any previous modifications. The backup location is {K2 blackpoint}\Setup\Configuration\Backup.

Updated Files

Download the attached PDF on the right menu bar for a list of updated files and the associated file versions.