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1810276 - IDT Date Datatype Is Varchar With Sql Server

Symptom

  • Date objects are treated as varchar in idt or udt whenever user uses sql server odbc mdac driver 6.0
  • In Idt the Data Founcation detects a date datatype as a Varchar
  • Integrity checker fails with incorrect data type
  • How to download the Microsoft Sql Native ODBC client software driver


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Environment

  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform
  • Information Design Tool (IDT)
  • Universe Designer Tool

Product

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.0 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2

Keywords

BI, idt, varchar, lov, webi, unx, , KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , BI-BIP-IDT , Information design tool , Problem

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