See the Xtract Kernel Version History for changes related to core extraction logic.

We recommend to check for updates at least every three months. If there is at least one newer release available with medium or high update priority, please download the latest version from the customer portal and deploy it to your test environment.

Definition of Version Numbers #

Format: A.B.C [X]

  • A is incremented with major changes. Additional steps might be necessary when upgrading to this version.
  • B is incremented when an important feature is added, modified, or removed.
  • C is incremented when a bug is fixed, or a small feature is added, modified, or removed.
  • [X] defines the recommended priority for updating:
    • H - High: Install immediately.
    • M - Medium: Install within your usual update interval.
    • L - Low: Install only if advised by the support team.
Version Date Component Description
9.6.0 [M] 2020-09-23 General VS2017/2019: Updated to MS Reporting Services Projects 2.6.7
9.5.3 [L] 2020-09-14 General New about window
9.5.2 [L] 2020-03-17 BW Cube Fix for auto slicing MDX syntax on older SAP BW systems.
9.5.1 [M] 2020-02-27 General Fix for Cube and Report
9.5.0 [M] 2020-02-20 Setup Added support for Preview in VS2017 & VS2019
9.4.0 [M] 2020-02-04 General Updated to .NET Framework 4.7.2
9.3.2 [M] 2020-02-04 Setup Fix for Report Server & VS 2017 / VS2015 on the same machine
9.3.1 [M] 2020-02-04 Setup Fix for machines without .NET Framework 3.5
9.3.0 [M] 2020-01-20 General VS2017/2019: Updated to MS Reporting Services Projects 2.6.3
9.2.0 [L] 2019-12-02 Setup Updated logo, improvements for high-dpi monitors, improved compression
9.1.0 [M] 2019-12-02 General Added support for Visual Studio 2019 & current versions of VS2017
9.0.7 [L] 2019-11-26 General Fixes for Table Query Designer
9.0.6 [L] 2019-11-21 Setup Improvements for the uninstalling script
9.0.5 [M] 2019-07-15 Setup Fixed build settings for InstallXtractRS.exe
9.0.4 [M] 2019-07-15 General Fix for VS2017 query designer
9.0.3 [M] 2019-07-15 Setup Added missing dependencies
9.0.2 [M] 2019-07-15 General Added uninstaller for legacy VS2017 installations
9.0.1 [M] 2019-07-15 General Fix for Visual Studio 2017
9.0.0 [M] 2019-07-15 General Removed support for SQL Server 2008 / Visual Studio 2008. Updated to .NET Framework 4.7.1.
8.0.6 [L] 2018-11-19 Setup Uninstaller removes license now
8.0.5 [L] 2018-11-19 Setup Fix for silent uninstall
8.0.4 [L] 2018-10-11 General Fix for transport request with certain SAP releases
8.0.3 [L] 2018-10-02 General Added support for RFC_READ_TABLE2 function modules
8.0.2 [L] 2018-08-30 General Updated NWRFC libraries to 720 patchlevel 49
8.0.1 [L] 2018-08-10 Setup InstallXtractRS.exe - fix for low resolutions / large console fonts
8.0.0 [M] 2018-08-03 General Added support for Power BI Report Server v15 (March 2018)
7.1.0 [M] 2018-07-24 General Added support for non-Unicode multibyte systems (Asian characters)
7.0.10 [L] 2018-04-17 General Updated EULA
7.0.9 [L] 2018-04-12 General Added registry files to fix randomly disabled edit button in Visual Studio
7.0.8 [L] 2018-04-12 General Fix for missing data source in Report Manager (web) SQL Server 2014
7.0.7 [M] 2018-04-12 Setup Fix for Visual Studio installer
7.0.6 [L] 2018-01-16 General Fix for missing .NET 3.5
7.0.5 [M] 2018-01-16 Setup Another fix for detecting VS2017 instances
7.0.4 [M] 2018-01-15 Setup Fix for VS2017
7.0.3 [L] 2017-11-30 General Updated transport for Z_XTRACT_IS_TABLE_JOIN
7.0.2 [M] 2017-11-21 General Fix for .NET trust level (SQL Server)
7.0.1 [M] 2017-11-20 General Fix for SQL Server 2016
7.0.0 [M] 2017-11-20 General Added support for SQL Server 2017 & VS2017
6.1.2 [M] 2017-11-20 Setup Fix for bin directory path (SQL Server)
6.1.1 [L] 2017-11-20 General Adjustments in Z_XTRACT_IS_TABLE_JOIN function.
6.1.0 [M] 2017-11-03 General Adjustments for Xtract Kernel 3.0
6.0.3 [M] 2017-10-31 General Improved error messages
6.0.2 [L] 2017-10-31 Setup Fix for uninstaller
6.0.1 [M] 2017-10-30 Setup Fixes & improvements for installer
6.0.0 [M] 2017-10-30 General Added support for Power BI Report Server
5.0.9 [L] 2017-08-11 General License: Added support for FQDN
5.0.8 [L] 2017-08-04 General Updated ABAP code & transports
5.0.7 [L] 2017-08-03 General License: Added support for server names longer than 15 bytes
5.0.6 [M] 2017-07-12 General Fix for SSRS 2016
5.0.5 [L] 2017-07-05 General Fix for server license check in clusters
5.0.4 [L] 2017-07-04 General Improved error message for license server mismatch
5.0.3 [L] 2017-04-18 General Fixes for TableJoin data transfer
5.0.2 [M] 2017-03-29 Setup Fix for installing assemblies to GAC
5.0.1 [L] 2017-03-21 General Updated build tools to MSBuild 15.0
5.0.0 [M] 2017-03-21 General Removed support for SSRS2005
4.2.0 [L] 2017-01-11 General Updated licensing to support json format.
4.1.3 [M] 2016-10-18 Setup Updated transport request
4.1.2 [L] 2016-10-18 Setup SSRS2016 installer now checks for MSSQLSERVER instance instead of SQL2016
4.1.1 [M] 2016-09-28 BW Cube Fix for “expected 0 columns”
4.1.0 [L] 2016-08-29 General Added support for SSO in SSRS SharePoint 2013 integrated mode
4.0.0 [M] 2016-08-29 General Added support for SSRS 2016
3.2.0 [L] 2016-08-15 General Added tool to cleanup the Gac
3.1.8 [L] 2016-05-09 General Updated Join dialog logic
3.1.7 [L] 2016-05-06 General Replaced support client executable with download link
3.1.6 [L] 2016-04-29 Report Correction for losing variant and other values in the designer under certain circumstances
3.1.5 [L] 2016-03-05 General Fix for preview function at table extraction
3.1.4 [L] 2016-02-24 BW Cube Fix for missing report parameters when variable type is Multiple Single
3.1.3 [L] 2015-09-11 BW Cube Bugfix: Resultset was empty under certain circumstances when using BW queries with structures.
3.1.2 [L] 2015-09-07 Report Fixed bug in the search of reports
3.1.1 [L] 2015-07-28 General Updated support client to 10.0.43879.0 and added shortcut
3.0.1 [L] 2014-08-05 General Updated address in product info
3.0.0 [L] 2014-04-19 General Released for SQL Server Reporting Services 2014 (known issue: disabled Edit button when composing the Connection String)
2.6.7 [L] 2013-08-20 General Correction for logon through Load Balancing
2.6.6 [L] 2013-07-23 Report Fix when using Report component in Batch mode (Job timeout error message without reason)
2.6.5 [L] 2013-06-18 Report Fix for correct handling of empty parameters
2.6.4 [L] 2013-06-04 Report Report variants can now be set through variables
2.6.3 [L] 2013-04-25 Setup Beta release for Visual Studio 2012
2.6.2 [L] 2013-03-16 Report Correction for using * in the report’s Select Options
2.6.1 [L] 2013-03-07 General Fix for Skip Top/Bottom Rows (was always set to 0)
2.6.0 [L] 2013-02-17 General Report as additional extraction type added
2.5.3 [L] 2013-01-18 General Bugfix for connection problems in Turkish systems
2.5.2 [L] 2012-12-26 BW Cube Performance improvement when doing a preview with MDX component
2.5.1 [L] 2012-12-11 BW Cube Correction for variable handling with custom MDX statements
2.5.0 [L] 2012-12-07 BW Cube MDX component added for direct SAP BW MDX execution
2.4.2 [L] 2012-11-19 General New TeamViewer version for remote support
2.4.1 [L] 2012-11-02 BW Cube Fix for BWCube component under certain BW patches (unknown dimension…. message)
2.4.0 [L] 2012-10-28 BW Cube Refresh feature added (when the query has changed in BW this function can be used to reflect the changes in SSRS)
2.3.2 [L] 2012-08-02 BW Cube Bug fix for using multiple values with BW query variables
2.3.1 [L] 2012-06-28 Setup Bug fix for using Xtract RS with Reporting Services 2012 and SharePoint 2010. The source was not displayd in Data Source combo box within Report Server.
2.3.0 [M] 2012-06-17 BW Cube New feature ‘Use Caption as Column Name’ added to BW CUbe
2.2.3 [L] 2012-01-23 General Query compoment is now supporting multi-value parameters when used together with complex select options
2.2.2 [L] 2012-01-12 General Improvement for multi-value parameters that are passed to BAPI tables
2.2.1 [L] 2011-12-17 General Release for usage under SQL Server 2012 RC0
2.2.0 [M] 2011-10-07 General SNC via NTLM or Kerberos is supported now to build SSO scenarios
2.1.0 [M] 2011-10-03 General Table-like import or export parameters are support by the BAPI component to be used as dataset
2.0.0 [M] 2011-07-01 General Support for SQL Server Denali CTP 3
1.1.3 [M] 2011-04-02 General Bugfix for grid on table source dialog
1.1.2 [M] 2010-08-31 General Bugfix for variables in static BAPI tables
1.1.1 [M] 2010-07-23 General Bugfix for logging directory
1.1.0 [M] 2009-08-06 General Value help for BW Query variables and support for MultiSingle variables implemented
1.0.27 [M] 2009-06-02 General Crash during installation on Vista 64 when no VS 2008 is installed
1.0.26 [M] 2009-01-30 General Query source does not end up in exception anymore when 0 rows are selected
1.0.25 [M] 2009-01-26 General Variable edit dialog appears when previewing a data set with variables
1.0.24 [M] 2009-01-09 General Fix for unit-related problems in SAP Queries
1.0.23 [M] 2009-01-01 General Beginning of new Version History