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E1: ODA: Frequently Asked Questions on Open Data Access (ODA) Known Issues (Doc ID 626125.1)

Last updated on MARCH 12, 2021

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version SP23 and Prior and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document contains questions and answers on issues with Open Data Access (ODA).

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 Frequently Asked Questions on Open Data Access (ODA) Known Issues
 Joining Tables and Data
 Question 1:  MS Access table join criteria concerning more than 2 fields does not work
 Question 2:  Using table join with same Data Item Names in ODA does not work
 Question 3:  Joining more than 3 tables is difficult
 Converting Dates and Numbers
 Question 1:  ODA tries to convert Julian date
 Question 2:  Convert numbers with DB2/400
 Question 3:  ODA does not convert UDC values on import
 Configuration Issues
 Question 1:  Driver is installed in the wrong location
 Question 2:  Unable to run a session of E1 if data source is created when E1 is closed
 Question 3:  Is there a way to install/use ODA without installing a full FAT client? 
 Question 4:  How to permanently remove JDEOWODA.DLL from installing on new clients workstations?
 Question 5:  When trying to add ODA ODBC Data Source error code 126 comes up
 Miscellaneous Questions On Working with ODA
 Question 1:  Table descriptions with double quotes are not supported
 Question 2:  File link does not work with primary index fields
 Question 3:  Business views with multiple table joins may cause ODA and/or MS Query to fail
 Question 4:  Unable to use MS Project with ODA
 Question 5:  User has wrong version of ODA driver
 Question 6:  Connection pooling is not supported
 Question 7:  Excel does not force a logon when opening an existing ODA spreadsheet
 Question 8:  Non-selected columns are being returned
 Question 9:  Crystal Reports generates incorrect SQL query for tables with quoted names
 Question 10:  Is ODA included in EnterpriseOne 8.12 and above?
 Question 11:  Is ODA being replaced by the Crystal/Oracle connector or will ODA with Crystal reports still be available?
 Question 12:  Importing from Excel Adds Zeros to Numeric Values for All Tables
 Question 13:  Unable to Import Data to Excel on E1 9.1 Fat Client
 Question 14: Does Open Data Access (ODA) check for Security Address Book Data Privacy?

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