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Error code 193 connecting to Oracle Merant ODBC driver version 5 (Doc ID 876467.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2022

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version [1900] and later
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I have installed DAC on a Win 2003 X64 6-4bit server. The install would not run and I found the bug details: 849658.1, for which I followed the workaround of installing the 32-bit version. However, since I did that the Oracle Merant ODBC version 5 driver did not appear in my ODBC settings.

In the Oracle BI Data Warehouse Administration Console Installation, Configuration, and Upgrade Guide (Page 3-1 to 3-2 pdf),  I found the registry settings for the ODBC were missing and so I added these manually using regedit, these were:


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