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3381241 - Could not load SYB library sybdrvodb64.dll after upgrading ODBC client - SAP ASE for BS


  • SAP ERP system failed to start after upgrading ODBC client to 16.0 SP04 PL04:

B   ==> connect info for default DB will be read from ssfs
C  Could not load SYB library sybdrvodb64.dll.  No database connection possible.
C  Load of odbc driver for Sybase ASE failed. Connect terminated.

  • The system works fine with previous ODBC client 16.0 SP03 PL06.
  • The PATH environment variable contains UNC path for the ODBC driver(\\<servername>\sapmnt\ERP\SYS\global\syb\NTAMD64\sybodbc). It is working when using ASE16.0 SP03 PL06 ODBC Driver.



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0 SP04 PL04 for Business Suite
  • SAP NetWeaver (NW) - All versions
  • SAP Kernel 753.02 patch 1222
  • DBSL Patch Level 1200
  • SAP ASE ODBC Driver16.0.04.04
  • Windows 2012


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0


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