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1771516 - Error: "Datasource name not found and no default driver specified" in Data Services


You create a data source name to access Postgres database by using ODBC Data Source Administrator in Data Services. When you run a job, you may receive the following message:

[Microsoft][ODBC Driver Manager] Datasource name not found and no default driver specified>. Notify Customer Support.

Note: The following tests are successful:

  • ODBC administrator
  • View Data in a Datastore



  • Data Services 14.0 Service Pack 3
  • Windows Server 2008 64 bit


SAP Data Services 4.0


DS, DI, BODS, BODI, Connection Error , KBA , EIM-DS , Data Services , Problem

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