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2106482 - Create isql alias in Windows - SAP ASE for Business Suite


  • In BS on ASE environment, you have to add -X option when executing an isql command.

    C:\sybase\<SID>>isql -Usapsa -PSap12345 -SGSE -w999
    Msg 1640, Level 16, State 2:
    Server '<SID>':
    Adaptive Server requires encryption of the login password on the network.
  • This is not a problem but sometimes we feel it is inconvenient.



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) ASE 15.7 or higher for Business Suite
  • SAP Netweaver - all versions


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0 ; SAP NetWeaver all versions


isql -X, isql alias, Msg 1640, isqlx , KBA , BC-DB-SYB , Business Suite on Adaptive Server Enterprise , How To

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