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Business Analyst 10.1 - Basic Level License Fix

Published: September 24, 2012


This patch resolves an issue with the Business Analyst 10.1 Basic level software licensing.


Esri® announces the Business Analyst Desktop 10.1 - Basic Level License Fix Patch. This patch resolves issues with licensing at the Business Analyst 10.1 Basic level for both single-use and concurrent-use environments. Business Analyst Standard level licenses are not affected.

Functionality Addressed with this Patch

  • A fix is installed to allow for proper licensing at the Business Analyst Basic license level. The updated file is BALicensing.dll installed to \ArcGIS\Desktop10.1\Business Analyst\Bin

Installing this Patch on Windows

Business Analyst 10.1 with 2011 Data must be installed before you can install this Patch.

  1. Make sure you have write access to your installation location, and that no one is using ArcGIS 10.1.

  2. Download the Patch to a location other than your ArcGIS installation location, such as your Desktop.

  3. Double-click Esri_BA-101-LicensingIssue-Patch.exe and follow the onscreen instructions.

  4. The issue is present if the Business Analyst toolbar is inactive (grayed out) when ArcGIS 10.1 and Business Analyst 10.1 software and licenses are applied. To verify the fix, install the patch and open Business Analyst or any ArcMap MXD. The Business Analyst toolbar should be active and ready for use.

Installation Notes:

Patch Updates

Check the Resource Center periodically for the availability of additional patches or service packs.

Getting Help

Domestic sites, please contact Esri Technical Support at 1-888-377-4575, if you have any difficulty installing this patch. International sites, please contact your local Esri software distributor.

Supporting Files

Download ID:1908

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