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OleDB Connection Error

6 - Meteoroid

Hi all,


I am having some weird issues in trying to connect to Microsoft SQL Server with an OleDB connection. I have Spatial data (Geometry) in my database, and when I try to pull from an ODBC connection, I manage to get all the data, including the geometry data to come through for 2 out of 20 datasets. All the rest I get the data, but I dont get the Geometry data. 

So the work around was to try use an OleDB connection to the database. When I connect this way and test the connection, I get a successful connection. However, when I try to run the actual connection, it gives me an error that connection is unsuccessful. 

Has anybody got any experience to fix this issue??


Thanks in advance!


Hello @bman213 

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