About” ODBC call failed Error”
Some time it happen when internal issue occurs inside the Windows Operating System a user cannot operate Computer properly and get error message report. Error may be various types, in this topic we can discuss about the runtime error 3146 or ODBC driver failed error. Runtime error occurs when at a time more than one software running in the System and if the Operating System is not compatible with that running software at that time system stop responding the program and send error message to the user. If the Computer hardware and software has any issue found it creates problem and may be the cause of the runtime error 3146.
Symptoms of the Runtime error 3146 or “ODBC call failed Error”-
The ODBC driver when pass the function to call the ODBC1.x Driver manager at that time you can receive the error message from the 16-bit application which uses ODBC on a Windows 16-bit environment. On the PC screen it automatically display the error message like –
‘ODBC Call Failed’
‘3146 error – driver doesn’t support the function’
Cause of Runtime error 3146 –
This problem is creating by the ODBC 1.x Driver Manager path. The early on version of ODBC Driver Manager1.x are located in the Windows directory on the 16-bit Windows platforms, when the ODBC Driver Manager 2.x are located in the location of the ‘C’ drive and Windows and then locate inside the System Directory. When the problem occurs inside the System you have to check the Odbc.dll file and check the version of the File Manager. This can be possible by open file menu and then click on properties of the file menu. If the Odbc.dll file is in the location of the ODBC 1.x Driver Manager it creates the problem. At this time Runtime error occurs and send error symptoms to the user “3146 error – driver doesn’t support the function”. So it is necessary to get the solution of “ODBC call failed Error” from your System.
Solution of “ODBC call failed Error”-
To get resolve “ODBC call failed Error” you have to delete the ODBC 1.x Driver Manager from the location which is exist in the System or in the first location you may be place to ODBC 2.x Driver Manager. When you perform this step, you can get solution from the Runtime error 3146.