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1920705 - Integrating SAP Sybase ASE ADO.NET Provider into Visual Studio 2012 and 2013 with DDEX - SDK for SAP ASE


  • In Microsoft Visual Studio you can select ADO.NET Data Sources, such as in Server Explorer, to represent the connection to the backend database server.
  • With SAP Sybase ASE (Adaptive Server Enterprise), there is the ASE ADO.NET Data Provider to create a connection to the ASE.
  • However, when using Visual Studio (msdev) 2012, this capability is missing.
  • When adding a connection there is no Data Source available in the list for the ASE ADO.NET Data Provider:




  • SAP Sybase Software Developers Kit (SDK) 15.7
  • Adaptive Server Enterprise ADO.NET Data Provider
  • 4.0 Provider (Sybase.AdoNet4.AseClient.dll)
  • SAP Sybase ASE 15.7
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 or 2013


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise SDK 16.0 ; Sybase Software Developer Kit 15.7


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