OBIEE 11g: Error: "[nQSError: 43119] Query Failed: [nQSError: 16001] ODBC error state: IM003 code: 0 message: [DataDirect][ODBC lib] Specified Driver Could Not Be Loaded" Connecting to Database (Doc ID 1311122.1)

Last updated on APRIL 24, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.3.0 [1905] and later
Business Intelligence Answers Option - Version 11.1.1.3.0 [1905] and later
Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.3.0 [1905] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 20-Feb-2014***

Symptoms

Having installed OBIEE 11g, you get the following error in Answers when connecting to the database:

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Odbc driver returned an error (SQLExecDirectW).
Error Details
Error Codes: OPR4ONWY:U9IM8TAC:OI2DL65P
State: HY000. Code: 2689517248. [NQODBC] [SQL_STATE: HY000] [nQSError: 10058] A general error has occurred. [nQSError: 43113] Message returned from OBIS. [nQSError: 43119] Query Failed: [nQSError: 16001] ODBC error state: IM003 code: 0 message: [DataDirect][ODBC lib] Specified driver could not be loaded. (HY000)

Cause

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