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2556905 - Error: "COM Provider CLSID not specified or erroneous" when creating OLEDB connection to SQL server 2008 in Information Design Tool


  • Cannot create connection to SQL server 2008 
  • Error message: "COM Provider CLSID not specified or erroneous" 
  • Error message in report level: "COM Provider CLSID not specified or erronous. Refer SAP KBA 2054721 (IES 10901)"



  • BusinessObjects Enterprise BI Platform 4.2 SP3
  • Information Design Tool (IDT)
  • Web Intelligence (webi)


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


ole db, sql server, driver, middleware, webi, dashboard, clsid, conn, 4.2, 4.X, idt, udt, version, missing, mismatch, support , KBA , BI-RA-WBI , Web Intelligence , Problem

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