Unable to communicate with reporting component

Posted on 2009-02-17
Last Modified: 2013-11-22
Everytime we launch endpoint manager console, we get the error "unable to communicate with reporting component". I went into the odbc connection and clicked test connection and here are the posted results.
Question by:Abacus IT
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    by:Abacus IT
    Is the odbc login:
    username: dba
    password: (console password)?
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    by:Abacus IT
    Nevermind I followed the first kb and got the odbc connector working (tested the connection and it worked), but im still getting the same error. This is an embedded database btw.

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    by:Ken Abare
    Thanks, the first aticle worked for me.  This was driving me crazy!!!

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