Datasource Creation Fails With MS SQL Server Database With Error Cannot load driver: com.microsoft.jdbcx.sqlserver.SQLServerDataSource (Doc ID 2232308.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 10, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 12.1.3.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.1.3.0.0 version, General component

Creating a Datasource to connect to a Microsoft SQL Server database fails withe the Cannot load driver: com.microsoft.jdbcx.sqlserver.SQLServerDataSource error. The Admin Console shows also the following message for that particular Datasource:

Connection test failed.
Cannot load driver: com.microsoft.jdbcx.sqlserver.SQLServerDataSource

Due to this issue, users cannot create datasource with MS SQL Server DB.

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Cause

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