VS2012 SSDT SSIS and Fix Relative Paths

I am converting SSIS packages which were created using BIDS 2008 and Bids Helper to fix the relative pathing. I have installed the BIDs Helper for SSDT 2012. While using VS2012 SSDT I am having i...

Id #43443 | Release: None | Updated: Jun 29 at 9:00 PM by dgosbell | Created: Jun 29 at 3:52 PM by MarkFinch

Data Flow's RunInOptimizedMode attribute ignored by biml engine

I have all data flows with RunInOptimizedMode="false" nevertheless in the generated package the value is still true.

Id #43423 | Release: None | Updated: May 25 at 2:23 PM by z32jxs | Created: May 25 at 2:23 PM by z32jxs

Expand biml file option throws "BimlEngine" may only be executed from BidsHelper (preview 2016)

After installation of a preview 2016 Biml Helper Extension in Visual Studio 2015, there are some problems expanding Biml files. The error thrown "BimlEngine" may only be executed from BidsHelper.

Id #43420 | Release: None | Updated: May 19 at 3:07 AM by dgosbell | Created: May 18 at 8:18 AM by Sulan

Installtion Failed - Visual Studio 2015

BIDS Helpfer for Visual Studio 2015 (Shell Integrated) gives below exception. 5/17/2016 12:01:05 PM - Microsoft VSIX Installer 5/17/2016 12:01:07 PM - Initializing Install... 5/17/2016 12:01:08 P...

Id #43417 | Release: None | Updated: May 19 at 3:31 AM by dgosbell | Created: May 17 at 9:15 AM by fxerkan

SmartDiff doesn't seem to be functioning properly

I have installed BIDS Helper specifically to utilize the SmartDiff functionality for VS 2010. However, when using the SmartDiff compare it doesn't even seem to be pretty printing the XML. Does anyo...

Id #43416 | Release: None | Updated: May 18 at 12:07 AM by dgosbell | Created: May 11 at 6:26 PM by jaymekrepps

SSAS Tabular: perspective descriptions

http://byobi.com/blog/2016/04/adding-descriptions-for-perspectives-in-tabular/

Id #43394 | Release: None | Updated: Apr 13 at 1:06 AM by furmangg | Created: Apr 13 at 1:06 AM by furmangg

(SSIS) Batch Property Update incorrectly enforces type when updating a property of a variable

When using the SSIS Batch Property Update feature to update some property of a variable (not the value), the plugin attempts to convert the new property value to the type of the variable. For exa...

Id #43386 | Release: None | Updated: Apr 5 at 8:41 PM by DarrenSQLIS | Created: Apr 5 at 9:58 AM by pmahony

When generating BIML packages, overwriting fails when file is read-only (eg, not checked out of source control)

We use the BIML generation extensively on my current project, so I want to first of all say Thank You for providing this great tool. It is great, and has saved us countless hours of manual error d...

Id #43373 | Release: None | Updated: Apr 20 at 7:43 AM by DocCodePlex | Created: Mar 20 at 6:25 AM by daj102

Execute and Visualize Performance not doing anything

Hi, I installed BIDS Helper 2014 Version 1.7.0.0 on Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services Designer Version 12.0.2430.0 Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services Designer Version 12.0.2000.8 Micros...

Id #43347 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 11 at 6:53 PM by dgosbell | Created: Feb 9 at 9:20 AM by Alex11123213

Package Configurations not correctly being generated in BIDS 1.7

Create a BIML script that defines a package with connections that include package configurations. In BIDS Helper 1.7 using Visual Studio 2012, the generate package creates the package with connecti...

Id #43343 | Release: None | Updated: May 10 at 10:18 AM by furrukh | Created: Feb 5 at 3:11 PM by kwomack