Installation Instructions for Hot Fix B99010


Hot fix B99010 addresses the issue(s) in SAS/CONNECT 9.21_M2 on Windows as documented in the Issue(s) Addressed section of the hot fix download page:

B99010 is a "container" hot fix that contains the following "member" hot fixes which will update the software components as indicated. See the Container Hot Fixes section in the Maintenance Install Tool (MIT) Usage Guide for more information about container hot fixes.

B25162 for Base SAS 9.21_M3
B99009 for SAS/CONNECT 9.21_M2

Before applying this hot fix, follow the instructions in SAS Note 35968 to generate a SAS Deployment Registry report, then verify that the appropriate product releases are installed on your system. The software components and release numbers should match the list of software components updated by the individual hot fix installers.


  1. 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.

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

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

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


This hot fix must be installed on each machine where the updated components of the product, listed above, are installed. The installation process will determine which components of SAS/CONNECT 9.21_M2 are installed on each machine, and apply the appropriate updates.

If the updated components of this product are installed on multiple operating systems, you must download the hot fix for the appropriate operating system(s) and follow the installation instructions provided to complete the deployment of this hot fix.

The installer downloaded is B99010wn.exe.

When downloading SAS 9.2 hot fix packages, you must choose to Save the hot fix to disk, then execute the install from the saved location. Attempting to install a hot fix directly from the download page results in the error documented in SAS Note 37104.

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

Note: If your Windows operating system is Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008, it may be necessary to "right-click" B99010wn.exe and select "Run as administrator".

See the Maintenance Install Tool (MIT) Usage Guide for more details on the installation of hot fixes.

The content of this hot fix is listed in the hot fix manifest.

This completes the installation of B99010. You must perform any "Post-Installation Instructions" documented below to successfully complete the deployment of this hot fix.


For each product installed, click the link to be redirected to post-installation instructions.

B25162 for Base SAS 9.21_M3
B99009 for SAS/CONNECT 9.21_M2

B25162 for Base SAS 9.21_M3


B99009 for SAS/CONNECT 9.21_M2


This completes the installation of hot fix B99010 on Windows.