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ODBC connection to SQL Server fails with error: Error: SQL##f - SqlState: 08001, ErrorCode: 17, ErrorMsg: [Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver][DBNETLIB]SQL Server does not exist or access denied

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ODBC connection to SQL Server fails with error: Error: SQL##f - SqlState: 08001, ErrorCode: 17, ErrorMsg: [Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver][DBNETLIB]SQL Server does not exist or access denied

ODBC connection to SQL Server fails with error:

Error: SQL##f - SqlState: 08001, ErrorCode: 17, ErrorMsg: [Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver][DBNETLIB]SQL Server does not exist or access denied

 

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Resolution:


The error indicates no access to the database, most often caused by:

  1. Incorrect user permissions; No access to the server due to invalid credentials or no permissions granted
  2. Network stability issues; Database server not available due to network outage or routing issues
  3. Environment configuration; Database server set up does not allow for connectivity 

Please review the setup with your database administrator. 

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