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GeoMedia Desktop 2016 16.2 patch (16.00.0000.20059)

by Moderator ‎06-13-2017 08:39 AM - edited ‎07-12-2017 01:12 PM (2,196 Views)

The GeoMedia Desktop 2016 v16.2 patch (16.00.0000.20059) is now available.   


The patch is available for download at the Geospatial downloads website 


GeoMedia Desktop 16.2 is a minor release product containing enhancements and fixes, and includes all three tiers of GeoMedia v16.2. This release is an incremental install on top of the full install of v16.1. It requires access to the original 16.1 installation media while installing.  See the accompanying GeoMedia Desktop 16.2 Patch Installation Guide.pdf for installation instructions.


Instructions to install this patch release:


  1. Exit all GeoMedia applications.
  2. Ensure that GeoMedia Desktop 2016 v16.1 (16.00.0000.10267 or later) is installed.
  3. Extract the .zip file to some temporary folder location.
  4. Do one of the following:
    1. Right-click on Update.exe and use the “Run as Administrator” option.
    2. From an Administrator command prompt run “Update.exe /S /v/qn” for silent mode execution.
  5. After the patch loads, run the GeoMedia Desktop Configuration Wizard to select one of three
    tiered packages; GeoMedia Essentials, GeoMedia Advantage or GeoMedia Professional, based on
    licensed product purchased and complete the installation.



  • GeoMedia Desktop 16.1 (16.00.0000.10267 or later)
  • .NET Framework 4.5.1 Full Profile

Once the product is downloaded, a run-time license is required. 

For information on licensing, please click here.


Highlights include:

  • Support for the latest versions of SQL Server (2016), Oracle (12.2), and PostGIS (2.3)
  • Coordinate Reference System support for additional geodetic datums
  • Quality improvements throughout


Important Note:

This patch is not compatible with language packs created for prior versions of the software.  Once the   patch is installed, the GeoMedia Desktop Configuration Wizard will run and will offer only English as a language choice.  You may revert the patch and return to use of your language pack of choice by running the Hexagon Geospatial Setup Manager, selecting the “Update” entry present in the Installed Software list, and clicking Remove.


For a complete list of changes and fixes for this patch release, refer to the release guide delivered in the zip file and attached below.