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Problem with Installing the Microsoft ODBC for SQL Server for Ubuntu 20.4

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I am having a problem installing the Microsoft ODBC for SQL Server on Ubuntu 20.4
This is the link that I am following to install the MS Sql ODBC drivers:
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sql/connect/php/installation-tutorial-linux-mac?view=sql-server-ver15
When I installed Ubuntu 20.4, and as I understand it, the Ubuntu 20.4 installation includes PHP 7.4 I confirmed the PHP 7.4 installed by executing a phpinfo.php page and everything seems fine.
Using the link above, I am at step 2 which is:
curl https://packages.microsoft.com/config/ubuntu/20.04/prod.list > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/mssql-release.list


When I execute the above, I receive this response:
 curl https://packages.microsoft.com/config/ubuntu/20.04/prod.list > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/mssql-release.list
bash: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/mssql-release.list: Permission denied
I tried it again using sudo and had the same results.
Can someone tell me how to fix this ? Thank you in advance.

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