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crystal reports XI - cannot find p2sodbc.dll to connect to my sql server db

Posted on 2008-06-15
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I've finally loaded CR XI and when I try and use the LOGONSERVER method of the report object with p2sodbc.dll, it cannot find it. Did I miss something on the install or can this be downloaded? I need it to use my odbc connection to get at my reports.

Thanks in advance.
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Which edition of Crystal?

Is Crystal installed on the machine?

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yes, cr xi is on the machine - developer
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WHen you installed Crystal did you install the odbc databse drivers?

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guess i don't recall where i could select that. i just chose typical install i believe.
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I think it installs in the typical but if not then you need todo a custom.

Check for PDSODBC

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I just reinstalled and I found a dll called crdb_odbc.dll. Will this work instead?
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It may. Not sure what that one is.

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I was able to use logonserver with it so you getting me pointed in the right direction helped. thanks!
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