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KB0253 - Requirement to run Exchange Central with SQL Azure
In order for Exchange Central to work with SQL Azure, you need to make sure that the Open Database Connectivity (ODBC) driver is installed by following these steps:
1. Go to https://visualstudio.microsoft.com/downloads/ and download the relevant Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2017
2. Go to https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sql/connect/odbc/download-odbc-driver-for-sql-server?view=sql-server-2017 and download the latest Microsoft ODBC Driver 17 for SQL Server.
Or you can download from the following link:
3. Install the driver.
Applies to: EC 5.2
Reference: TFS #157582
Knowledge base ID: 0253
Last updated: Apr 03, 2019