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2425095 - Overflow Exception Value was either too large or too small for a Decimal - SDK for SAP ASE


  • The native .NET data type used to retrieve decimal and numeric data cannot accommodate the full range of the underlying Adaptive Server data type causing overflow errors.

  • Error:
    System.OverflowException: Value was either too large or too small for a Decimal



  • SAP Sybase Software Developer Kit (SDK) 15.5
  • SAP Sybase Software Developer Kit (SDK) 15.7
  • Adaptive Server Enterprise ADO.NET Data Provider
  • .Net
  • Microsoft Windows x86 (32-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)


Sybase SDK 12.5 ; Sybase SDK 15.0 ; Sybase SDK 15.5 ; Sybase SDK 15.7 ; Sybase Software Developer Kit 15.7


CR636449, 636449, CR#636449, Sybase.AdoNet.AseClient.dll, adonet, , KBA , BC-SYB-SDK , SDK , Problem

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