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:
|Note: Clients on a version prior to those listed above need to first upgrade to K2 4.5 and then upgrade to K2 4.6.5.|
The following issues have been fixed and are contained within this update:
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:
|Component||.NET 3.5 Framework SP1||.NET 4 Framework||.NET 4.5 Framework|
|K2 Setup Manager||
|K2 Designer for Visual Studio||X||X||X|
|K2 Designer for SharePoint||X|
|K2 for Reporting Services||X||X|
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 S...
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:
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 Setup Manager is available as an independent installation package that can be found at the following locations: For K2 blackpearl 4.6.5 https://portal.k2.com/downloads/bp/default.aspx
|Important: From K2 4.6 onwards there will only be one installer. The installer caters for a clean full install as well as an upgrade from a previous K2 version. The installer detects that K2 is installed and will guide you through the upgrade. The installer always contains the latest update.|
The K2 4.6.5 installation package must be installed by running the K2 Setup Manager (K2Setup.exe) found within the package.
|Note: This installation package should be installed on all machines that have K2 components installed. There is only one K2 Setup Manager.exe to run for clean installs and upgrades. The installer will detect if there is a previous K2 version installed and will run the upgrade.|
To install this package on an environment that already has K2 4.6 installed, follow the steps below:
|Note: If the K2 for SharePoint Configuration wizard is not run, the update will not be installed properly and your K2 installation will not function correctly.|