Every computer that will be running the Dynamics GP application will need to have an ODBC data source pointing to the SQL Server. This is true for all servers and workstations, including the server where SQL Server is installed if you are installing the Dynamics GP application there.
Even though Dynamics GP is supported on 64-bit operating systems, it is a 32-bit application and requires a 32-bit ODBC data source. To create a 32-bit ODBC data source on a 64-bit operating system, run the
Odbcad32.exe file, found in the
C:\Windows\SysWOW64\ directory instead of following Step 1 as shown in the following section, then follow the steps starting with Step 2.
The following are steps to create ...