Several CFMX 6.1 users have reported receiving a “Required user name is missing.” error when using , , , and . The problem occurs only if there is no username and password specified for the datasource in the ColdFusion Administrator, and only if using the four mentioned tags (it does not affect ). This has been identified as a bug (#53257), and a hotfix is available to address the problem. Details and access to the download are at

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  1. I followed the instruction on Macromedia website, I still got the old version number.
    Do I need to restart the machine?

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