Unable To Connect By Remote Desktop with ODBC Application IM-004 (Doc ID 361325.1)

Last updated on JUNE 22, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle ODBC Driver - Version 10.2.0.1.0 to 10.2.0.3.0
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
***Checked for relevance on 22-Jun-2017***


Symptoms

Trying to log in to an ODBC application from a remote desktop a user gets the following error:

"Unable to connect SQLState=IM004 [Microsoft][ODBC Driver Manager] Driver's SQLAllocHandle on SQL_HANDLE_ENV failed"

This works if the user logs in locally to the server. This also works if the users are granted administrative privilege.

Cause

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