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Code Fix: A dependency error occurs on a rule in a view in K2 Applications created on SharePoint lists or document libraries


Issue Description

After creating a K2 Application from a SharePoint list or document library where Content Types are enabled, a dependency error occurs on the “When Save Button is Clicked” rule in a view.  

Error Message

A dependency error will be displayed on the rule: “When Save Button is Clicked; then execute the Update Item List Item method”.  The same might occur on the “Create Item method”.


  1. Ensure you have K2 Five (5.3) installed.
  2. Download the K2 Five (5.3) FP1 from K2 Partner and Customer Portal.
  3. Install the K2 Five (5.3) FP1 to apply the fix.
  4. Refresh the SharePoint Service Instance.
  5. Re-generate SmartObjects, forms and views in the K2 Application.