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Connection to ODBC SQL server


Hello All, 


I'm Trying to connect SQL server through Alteryx, found the error message bellow :

Alteryx connect.JPG

but when i connect direct through ODBC  connect successful as you see bellow :

 ODBC connect.JPGODBC connection





Thank you for your help !



It looks like the user details are missing from the connection in Alteryx.


When you go through the input data tool it pops up initially. Did you enter a username and password in there?

yes i insert the username and pasword
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Hi @Taghreed_MK 


Just a tip: use the  SQL Server Native Client 11.0 and connect through OleDB connection


This article actually explains how to do this.


Thank you so much ! 

It's very helpful