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ODBC issues on WebI reports


The following error message I get when I run the report for the first time however after couple of iterations (re-run) the reports it works fine.


The following database error occurred: [Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver][DBNETLIB]General network error. Check your network documentation.. For information about this error, please refer to SAP Knowledge Base Article 2054721 on the SAP Support Portal. (IES 10901)


Would you know the possible causes of this error ?

Technical details:

Running on 64bit Machine, Windows Server 2012R2

ODBC connection / system DSN. - created on server.

64 bit , Driver: SQL Server

SAP BO 4.1

Universe: *.unv

WebI report.


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  • Posted on Sep 23, 2016 at 03:41 PM

    Hi ,

    Check whether communication is breaking between the BOBJ server and SQL server .

    you may need to get Network admin help to resolve this issue .

    You could provide ODBC traces to network team


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