Installation Instructions for Hot Fix E66024


Hot fix E66024 addresses the issue(s) in SAS Enterprise Guide 4.305 on Windows as documented in the Issue(s) Addressed section of the hot fix download page:

The hot fix downloaded,, contains the updated files required to address the documented issues.
Do NOT extract the contents of The hot fix installation process will extract the contents as needed.


  1. You must have SAS Enterprise Guide 4.305 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. This hot fix should be installed using the same userid who performed the initial software installation.

  5. You must have the Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Service Pack 1 Redistributable Package MFC Security Update patch applied to your system prior to installing this hot fix. You must install the x86 version (vcredist_x86.EXE), even when you are running on a 64 bit machine.


The E66024 hot fix for SAS Enterprise Guide 4.305 will be installed using the SAS Deployment Manager (SDM). By default, the SDM will search in the <SASHOME>\InstallMisc\HotFixes\New directory for hot fixes to be applied, but will also prompt for a location if you have downloaded hot fixes to a different directory.

After downloading, follow the instructions provided in the SAS Deployment Wizard/SAS Deployment Manager 9.3: Userís Guide; see the Apply Hot Fixes section in Chapter 5 -- SAS Deployment Manager Tasks to complete the installation of the hot fix.



This completes the installation of hot fix E66024 on Windows.