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2675320 - SAOLEDB provider for linked server reports an error - SQL Anywhere


Setting up Microsoft Linked server using SQL Anywhere OLEDB provider results in the following error:

"Cannot create an instance of OLE DB provider "SAOLEDB.17" for linked server ***"



  • SAP SQL Anywhere
  • SAP IQ
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • SQL Anywhere OLEDB provider


SAP IQ all versions ; SAP SQL Anywhere all versions


fail, sqla, 2017, 17, IQ, client, sybase, register , KBA , BC-SYB-SQA , SQL Anywhere (on premise, on demand) , Problem

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