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  • QODBC Errror

    I'm assuming this is a common problem, but I know very little on the subject and the website's minimal FAQ section is lacking and I need a little more guidance.

    I have installed the QODBC file which is in the QReportBuilder folder and can succesfully update my data from Quickbooks but when I wish to import a report from QuickBooks (namely the Standard Profit & Loss Report) I get an error which reads:

    "Database API specific error"
    ...
    "1004 - '[QODBC] Error
    SQL State is: 42S00 while converting ResultSet to DBF table'"

    What am I doing wrong / what can I do to fix it? I'm just trying to generate a report which is a modificationg of QuickBooks' Standard Profit & Loss Report, so getting this to transfer would be a tremendous time saver. Oh, I'm running QuickBooks Premier 2005... if that makes any kind of difference to this situation.

    Thanks,
    James ElmoreQReportBuilderError.bmp

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    Re: QODBC Errror

    Actually not a common problem.

    QB had very limited functionality in the SDK with 2005.

    You'll need to upgrade your QB to a newer version.

    Actually kinda of surprised that you can keep 2005 running...
    Al Buchholz
    Bookwood Systems, LTD
    Weekly QReportBuilder Webinars Thursday 1 pm CST

    Occam's Razor - KISS
    Normalize till it hurts - De-normalize till it works.
    Advice offered and questions asked in the spirit of learning how to fish is better than someone giving you a fish.
    When we triage a problem it is much easier to read sample systems than to read a mind.

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    • #3
      Re: QODBC Errror

      Thanks for your prompt professionalism...

      I just updated Quickbooks to the current edition and I managed to refresh all of the data but it froze midway through, stopping on the 'transaction' table. I've made multiple efforts to continue the refresh from that point but I keep getting the same 'uncommon' error from before. Any ideas? I'm running Windows XP.

      Thanks

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      • #4
        Re: QODBC Errror

        Run the QB utility to verify your company file's data.

        You may need to rebuild the company file ( a utility) or build a portable backup and restore from it.

        Sometimes, although rare, there are issues with QB's data that need to be fixed...
        Al Buchholz
        Bookwood Systems, LTD
        Weekly QReportBuilder Webinars Thursday 1 pm CST

        Occam's Razor - KISS
        Normalize till it hurts - De-normalize till it works.
        Advice offered and questions asked in the spirit of learning how to fish is better than someone giving you a fish.
        When we triage a problem it is much easier to read sample systems than to read a mind.

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