The FixKeyPositionDataforIndRecords2 plug-in repairs key position data for individual records that have an invalid value.

If your software is hosted through Blackbaud Application Hosting, refer to How to run a plug-in in a hosted environment.

Note: Before you proceed with the following instructions, back up the database. If your organization integrates multiple Blackbaud products, refer to the Additional Requirements section of the backup solution.

Note: Print and read all of the following instructions before running the plug-in.

  1. Log in to the workstation as a local administrator.
  2. Download the appropriate plug-in for your version of The Raiser's Edge:
  3. Save FixKeyPositionDataforIndRecords2.exe to the local hard drive of any workstation with The Raiser's Edge installed.
  4. Double-click FixKeyPositionDataforIndRecords2.exe.
  5. When prompted, unzip the files into the \Plugins folder on the workstation. (The default path is C:\Program Files\Blackbaud\The Raisers Edge 7\Plugins.) The EXE file is a self-extracting zip file which contains dobUpdateDBPlugin.vbd, UpdateDB.dat, UpdateDB.mdb and, and UpdateDBPlugin.dll.
  6. Register UpdateDBPlugin.dll on the workstation.
  7. Have all other users exit and sign out of The Raiser's Edge.
  8. Log into The Raiser's Edge.
  9. Click Plug-Ins from the navigation bar. The Plug-Ins screen appears.
  10. Click the Repair Corrupt Records Key Position Data for Individual Constituents link.
  11. Follow the prompts.