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2984166 - SQLServerAgent could not be started - NetWeaver


  • SQLServerAgent services can not be started

        Error in event log: SQLServerAgent could not be started (reason: Unable to connect to server '(local)'; SQLServerAgent cannot start).

  • Event log shows error: SQL Server Native Client 11.0: Unable to load sqlnclir11.rll due to either missing file or version mismatch. The application cannot continue.

  • Below error message can also be found in developer trace

        [Microsoft][ODBC Driver Manager] driver's SQLAllocHandle on SQL_HANDLE_ENV failed.



  • SQL Server database
  • NetWeaver


SAP Solution Manager 7.1


 SQLServerAgent, SQL_HANDLE_ENV, Unable to load sqlnclir11.rll , KBA , BC-DB-MSS , SQL Server in SAP NetWeaver Products , Problem

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