VERIFIED SOLUTION i

Adding a Row ID to a large table using Update Column causing MapInfo Pro to freeze

Products Affected: MapInfo Pro™

Issue

Using the Update Column function to add a Row ID to a table with a large amount of rows cause MapInfo Pro™ to freeze. MapInfo Pro will run through the action and after the progress bar disappears MapInfo Pro freezes.

Cause

This is a performance bug within MapInfo Pro.

Resolution

UPDATED: July 30, 2018
Please upgrade to MapInfo Pro 16 or higher. Performance has been improved in these versions.

The free trial of the latest version can be found here.