SQL Server Compact 4.0 SP1 hotfix available

I was recently made aware that a hotfix for SQL Server Compact was made available in 2014 –  but better late than never.

The hotfix can be requested via the Microsoft support knowledgebase here: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2960153

The file/build version of the hotfix is: 4.0.8902.0 (The .NET assembly version stays at either 4.0.0.0 (or 4.0.0.1 for the “Private” .NET Assembly)

The hotfix includes the following fixes:

2984052
FIX: Unexpected ordering when you run ORDER BY statement on a column that contains “-” in SQL Server Compact 4.0

2984053
FIX: “ConnectionString cannot be null” when you use folder redirection with offline files

2979868
FIX: It takes longer time than flush interval to flush committed transactions in SQL Server Compact 4.0