Oracle ODBC driver Installation

I want to install Oracle ODBC drivers on client machine. For this i have installed Oracle 10g client software on users machine. After installation i am not able to see any oracle ODBC drivers on System DSN/create new data source.

In regedit file no oracle drivers available (ODBCINST.INI).

I have followed below link to install oracle client software.

http://kb.iu.edu/data/apaa.html#odbc

After installing client, is there any extra steps i have to follow for drivers installation?

It is an windows platform.

srinivas_ganamurAsked:
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slightwv (䄆 Netminder) Commented:
When you ran the installer what options did you select?  I don't think ODBC is a default option with the regular Oracle client.

If you only need the ODBC driver, I suggest the Instant Client:

http://www.oracle.com/technology/software/tech/oci/instantclient/index.html

You will need the Base and ODBC downloads.
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ry_berkCommented:
Maybe you have a corrupt installer file?

Try to re download and re install.
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srinivas_ganamurAuthor Commented:
Hi ry_berk,

I have downloaded from below link

http://www.oracle.com/technology/software/products/database/oracle10g/htdocs/10201winsoft.html

so there is no way of corruption in file.
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ry_berkCommented:
Have you tried to look here for only the driver download?

http://www.oracle.com/technology/software/tech/windows/odbc/index.html
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srinivas_ganamurAuthor Commented:
yes i have tried, no luck.

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ry_berkCommented:
Hrmm... your issue is in System DSN?

You cant find the driver to link to?
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ry_berkCommented:
You dont see Microsoft ODBC for Oracle driver in Create New Data Source?
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srinivas_ganamurAuthor Commented:
Microsoft ODBC drive is available in drivers list. I need to install Oracle ODBC..............
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srinivas_ganamurAuthor Commented:
My database server is oracle 9i & client is 10g...this is not a problem right?
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slightwv (䄆 Netminder) Commented:
That shouldn't matter.  As long as you install the ODBC provider you should be able to see it in the create DSN list.
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ry_berkCommented:
Microsoft ODBC for Oracle is a different driver though. Check to see that you have that one.
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slightwv (䄆 Netminder) Commented:
ry_berk,

check out http:#30639583.

They want the Oracle ODBC driver not the Microsoft ODBC driver for Oracle.
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srinivas_ganamurAuthor Commented:
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