Installation Instructions for Hot Fix A54004

Windows for x64

Hot fix A54004 addresses the issue(s) in SAS Add-in for Microsoft Office 4.22 on Windows for x64 as documented in the Issue(s) Addressed section of the hot fix download page:


  1. You must have SAS Add-in for Microsoft Office 4.22 installed on your system before applying this hot fix. Refer to SN-35968 for instructions on how to determine which product releases you have installed.

  2. Files delivered in this hot fix will be backed up during the installation process. However, it is good general practice to back up your system before applying updates to software.

  3. You must have Administrator Privileges on your CLIENT or SERVER machine.

  4. All currently active SAS sessions, daemons, spawners and servers must be terminated before applying this hot fix.

  5. This hot fix should be installed using the same userid who performed the initial software installation.

  6. When applying this hot fix to a Chinese Traditional (Hong Kong SAR) system you will see the following message during the installation
    Missing resource Common.LangCodeZH-HK.txt
    This will not impact the installation of the hot fix. You should continue with the installation, and all files will be successfully applied. This is a known problem and will be corrected in a future version of the Maintenance Install Tool used for installing hot fixes.


1. The installer downloaded is A54004x6.exe.

2. Execute A54004x6.exe

This will initiate the installation wizard, which will guide you through the hot fix installation process.

See the Maintenance Installation Tool (MIT) documentation for more details on the installation of hot fixes.



This completes the installation of hot fix A54004 on Windows for x64.