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2112612 - Designer 32-bit startup crash - Data Services 14.2 Service Packs PRIOR to SP4


  • 32bit Designer crashes on 64bit Windows
  • When running under compatibility mode it sometimes works
  • Sometimes it allows first login and then it is unable to start it until a complete PC restart
  • 64bit Designer works as expected



  • SAP Data Services Designer (32-bit)
    14.2 Service Packs PRIOR to SP4
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8.x 64-bit


SAP Data Services 4.2


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