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2557071 - Error: The database driver is misconfigured in SAP Analytics Cloud when creating a SQL connection


Getting below message when trying to create a SQL connection in SAP Analytics Cloud:

"The database driver is misconfigured. Contact your SAP Analytics Cloud agent administrator."


SAP Analytics Cloud

Microsoft SQL Server 2014

Reproducing the Issue

After verifying that SAP Cloud Connector and SAP Analytics Cloud Agent are working properly:

1: Start the configuration to SQL connection.

2: Fill the connection details fields.

3: Click the "Create" button and the mentioned error appears.


The MS SQL driver is obsolete.


Download and configure the latest available MS SQL Server driver.

At the time of writing this article, the latest is version 6.2.

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