"Data source name not found and no default driver specified." (Doc ID 1080908.1)

Last updated on JUNE 27, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Insurance Compliance Forms Tracker - Version 6.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The Error message appears as in the title.

Also this is traced in Tracker log files. This can occur to both Client and Server or individually to Client or Server. When Server is affected, it can show following logs in Monitor Server logs:

P:0000005200 T:0000004668 2016-08-09 16:11:20:578 : ERROR - CTkrSerffDB::get_SerffSetup(): Data source name not found and no default driver specified
P:0000005200 T:0000004668 2016-08-09 16:11:20:578 : ERROR - CTkrSerffDB::GetUserConnectionInfo(): Cannot get user and password from the registry
P:0000005200 T:0000004668 2016-08-09 16:11:20:578 : ERROR - CTkrSerffDB::ConnectDB(): ffffffff - Data source name not found and no default driver specified

Changes

 Usually an upgrade install for Tracker took place. Or any upgrade with SQL Server DB engine that needs an update with ODBC driver.

Cause

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