Skip to main content
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Register now to learn Fabric in free live sessions led by the best Microsoft experts. From Apr 16 to May 9, in English and Spanish.

Reply
sandsairam
Frequent Visitor

I want to connect with SAP BW Application Server as a data source.

Dear Community,

I want to connect with SAP BW Application Server as a data source. But I was unable to connect. While connecting i am getting below error.
"could've been the result of provider-specific client software being required, but missing on this computer. To download client software for this provider, visit the following site and choose the 64-bit (x64) version of, at minimum, 'SAP .NET Connector 3.0.0.42 / SAP .NET Connector 3.1.0.42': " error. how can i resolve it.

Installed Software/Drivers:

I installed 64 bit SAP .Net Connecor 3.1

Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x 64 Redistrbutable 10.0.40219

Power BI Desktop 64 Bit

Microsoft Offie LTSC Standard 2021 

OS: Windows 10

Java 8 Update 401 64 Bit

 

Please check and provide us if any other softwares / plug ins are required to connect to SAP BW Application Server. Assist me in this regards.

1 ACCEPTED SOLUTION

I updated power bi desktop with latest version i.e. March 2024. Now, I am able to connect with SAP BW Application server. 

View solution in original post

2 REPLIES 2
v-tangjie-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi @sandsairam ,

 

I found a similar post where you can refer to the solution.

vtangjiemsft_0-1710904200832.png

For more details, please refer:

SAP Business Warehouse connector troubleshooting - Power Query | Microsoft Learn

Use the SAP Business Warehouse (BW) Connector in Power BI Desktop - Power BI | Microsoft Learn

 

Best Regards,

Neeko Tang

If this post  helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution  to help the other members find it more quickly. 

I updated power bi desktop with latest version i.e. March 2024. Now, I am able to connect with SAP BW Application server. 

Helpful resources

Announcements
Microsoft Fabric Learn Together

Microsoft Fabric Learn Together

Covering the world! 9:00-10:30 AM Sydney, 4:00-5:30 PM CET (Paris/Berlin), 7:00-8:30 PM Mexico City

PBI_APRIL_CAROUSEL1

Power BI Monthly Update - April 2024

Check out the April 2024 Power BI update to learn about new features.

April Fabric Community Update

Fabric Community Update - April 2024

Find out what's new and trending in the Fabric Community.