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2944261 - "[Microsoft][ODBC Driver Manager] Data source name not found or no default driver specified" when testing the connection in Information Design Tool

Symptom

  • "[Microsoft][ODBC Driver Manager] Data source name not found or no default driver specified" when testing a relational connection in Information Design Tool.
  • The error message intermittently occurs, sometimes it works but sometimes not.
  • The issue is reproducible on a clustered environment.
  • In this example a Generic ODBC datasource used.
  • The clustered environment also hosts a Citrix Server.


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Environment

  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2
  • Information Design Tool
  • ODBC connection
  • Clustered environment

Product

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2

Keywords

odbc microsoft driver no default driver specified clustered environment citrix bi relational test connection failed idt 4.2 , KBA , BI-BIP-IDT , Information design tool , Problem

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