Installation Instructions for Hot Fix G35020

Windows for x64

Hot fix G35020 addresses the issue(s) in SAS Enterprise Guide 5.1 on Windows for x64 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 5.1 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.


The G35020 hot fix for SAS Enterprise Guide 5.1 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 Applying Hot Fixes for Windows and UNIX section in Chapter 5 -- SAS Deployment Manager Tasks to complete the installation of the hot fix.


  1. After applying the hot fix the following command must be executed from the Enterprise Guide installation directory to display the localized task names in the menus
    C:\Program Files\SASHome\x86\SASEnterpriseGuide\5.1> RegTasks.exe /register
    After running this command the task names will appear localized in the SAS Enterprise Guide 5.1 menus.

  2. This hot fix contains updates to SAS Enterprise Guide 5.1 for the languages in the table below. These updates will be installed in !SASHOME\EnterpriseGuide\5.1\<lang> where <lang> is the code used to represent a specific language.

    To free up disk space, you may choose to delete the <lang> folders for language(s) which you did not select during the original SAS Enterprise Guide 5.1 installation.

    LanguageLanguage code
    French fr
    Turkish tr

This completes the installation of hot fix G35020 on Windows for x64.