Business Intelligence in Microsoft SharePoint 2013

Errata for Business Intelligence in Microsoft SharePoint 2013

The errata list is a list of errors and their corrections that were found after the product was released. If the error was corrected in a later version or reprint the date of the correction will be displayed in the column titled "Date Corrected".

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Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
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sample files

AdventureWorks Sales.xlsx, referenced on page 131 in chapter 5, was accidentally omitted from the sample download.

Note from the Author or Editor:
Files updated at

AdamZ  Dec 06, 2013  Dec 06, 2013
Printed, PDF, ePub
Page 3
In the Introduction chaptor, 2nd paragraph

The paragraph refers to 'SQL Server 2013' instead of 'SQL Server 2012'.

Note from the Author or Editor:
In the Introduction, "SQL Server 2013" should be "SQL Server 2012"

Rajiv Arya  Aug 27, 2013 
Printed, PDF, ePub, Mobi, Safari Books Online, Other Digital Version
Page 336
United States

Actual Problem with the Installation Script. Error in the Content File: Demo.xml file is not valid xml--missing End Tag for the ConnectionStrings Also in the install.ps1 file cmd /c "AutoSetup32 demo.xml" should be "AutoSetup demo.xml" Help!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! with installation of SharePoint in Step 3 I've been a week thus far trying to install. Call me 256 883-0424

Note from the Author or Editor:
Please Download the latest code from Codeplex The last update to the SQL 2012 SP1 Demo Build 2.0 version 15.2.5 was 05/20/2013, A video walkthrough was last updated on 06/09/2013. The issue you are referring to was resolved on 04/06/2013 Complete Notes: 04/06/2013 Resolved an issue with AutoSetup32 that was causing the Installation to fail. 04/20/2013 Resolved issue with installation error if not using drive D: the installation will now find your CD\DVD drive and complete the installation 05/04/2013 Resolved issue with default SQL Instance removed second /ConfigurationFile entry 5/13/2013 Resolved issue with Codeplex Show to Public this wouldn't be so bad if someone else had completed the upload of the latest release... 05/20/2013 Last release re-introduced several issues I am now using source control and not just notepad plus. v15.2.5 06/09/2013 Video walk through of the SQL Server 2012 SP1 Installation available here Thank you, -Ivan

Stephan Onisick  Jun 27, 2013 
Page 342
United States

Script running Content Installer for People Pack Demo 2.0 fails Error on Attribute in vbs Script:

Note from the Author or Editor:
Please download the latest version of the installation from Pre-Requisites 1. The AD DS Role has been added 2. DCPromo has been completed for the Domain The Server FQDN would be 3. Active Directory has been populated by using the Active Directory Content Pack Demo 2.0 4. SQL Server 2012 SP1 is installed and Configured using SQL 2012 SP1 Content Pack Demo Build 2.0.0 5. SharePoint Server 2013 has been installed to and preferable using the SharePoint Demo Build 2.0 06/09/2013 Walk through the PeoplePack - UserProfile Provisioning Demo 2.0 with this Video 07/07/2013 Removed all hard coded entries for, resolved and issue if you run the installer a second time it would fail when setting the GC Replicate Attribute, as it would already exist.. This is version 15.2.6 07/17/2013 Added the UPS Sync Connection Configuration and performs a full sync and performs a Full Crawl after the users have been added to AD, and all of the photos and social media has been added. Version 15.2.7 Cheers, -Ivan

Stephan Onisick  Jul 05, 2013