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Failed to open the connection. Error Message Unable To Establish A Connection

Something which is pretty wierd. Also, ask the person who maintains the database to help out, because database user permissions could cause connection issues. Resources Join | Indeed Jobs | Advertise Copyright © 1998-2016 ENGINEERING.com, Inc. navigate here This semed to fix my issue Hope that helps someone.

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Test connection and it will hopefully be successful otherwise you may need to look into data source permissions a bit further. You may also want to try to run the report within CR from your B.O. Close Reply To This Thread Posting in the Tek-Tips forums is a member-only feature. Galileo Error Failed To Open Connection IP Logged hilfy Admin Group Joined: 20 Nov 2006 Online Status: Offline Posts: 3507 Posted: 19 Jun 2012 at 7:49am You have to have an 32-bit ODBC connection to database

If it's SQL Server, you can setup using ODBC, or you can override the connections inside the viewer and enter the datasource directly; it depends on the way the reports are System DSN - myCRDSN connectionInfo.ServerName = "myCRDSN" Reply mtvrba None 0 Points 1 Post Re: Crystal: Failed to open Connection Apr 08, 2011 12:17 PM|mtvrba|LINK I know this is an old Every time I open the report at CRXI and take a look at Change DataSource menu, the information there is not updated. his comment is here Back to top elbeeukForum MemberJoined: 24 Nov 2008Posts: 15 Posted: Fri Jan 13, 2012 5:19 amPost subject: Re: Error: Failed to open connection LANFIELD wrote: you have verified that the odbc