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2609620 - SQL Anywhere 17 client error with Entity Framework


  • Visual Studio is giving an error on creation of new connection:
    "An unexpected error occurred in the .NET Framework Data Provider for SQL Anywhere 17. Please contact the provider vendor to resolve this problem."
  • The following error is shown in activitylog.xml:
    "... System.IO.FileNotFoundException: Could not load file or assembly 'Sap.VSIntegration.SQLAnywhere, ...".
  • Installation of SQL Anywhere Package for Visual Studio was successful.
  • You are using Client installer or installer created using Deployment Wizard.



  • SAP SQL Anywhere - all versions
  • Microsoft Visual Studio


SAP SQL Anywhere all versions


SQL Anywhere anyhwere sqla VS Visual Studio connection .NET , KBA , BC-SYB-SQA , SQL Anywhere (on premise, on demand) , Problem

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