3706 - Provider Cannot be found on 64-bit Using Oracle Provider for OLEDB (Doc ID 1148727.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 21, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Provider for OLE DB - Version 10.2.0.3 and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
***Checked for relevance on 21-Nov-2013***

Symptoms

When trying to connect on WINDOWS x64 with Oracle 64-bit client using a Visual Basic program with the ORACLE Provider for OLEDB the connection fails displaying error:

3706 - Provider Cannot be found. It may not be properly installed.

 

 

Cause

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