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Code Fix: Unable package a solution due to views encountering errors during deployment

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Issue Description

When attempting to package a solution via K2 Package and Deployment, the deployment fails with an error on a view.

Error Message

The view in the package will be flagged with an error that states: “[View Name] Object reference not set to an instance of an object. System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object.”

Cause

The name element for the view was missing.

Resolution

  1. Ensure you have K2 4.7 installed.
  2. Download and Install the K2 4.7 November 2017 Cumulative Update from K2 Partner and Customer Portal.
  3. Get the K2 4.7 November 2017 Cumulative Update FP13 from Regional Support.
  4. Install the K2 4.7 November 2017 Cumulative Update FP13 to apply the fix.