The Specified Module Could Not Be Found(C:\oracle_odbc\SQORAS32.DLL)

Error fix for "The specified module could not be found(C:\oracle_odbc\SQORAS32.DLL)" obtained, while performing the ODBC setup on production machine .

Issue Description: While performing the oracle_odbc setup, error "The specified module could not be found(C:\oracle_odbc\SQORAS32.DLL)" is obtained.

Ideally this issue appears when controller application server does not have required Microsoft DLL file installed. The issue gets created when user manually creates a new 32-bit Oracle ODBC System DSN and controller application server does not have required Microsoft DLL file installed.


Diagnosis Procedure: Check what Microsoft DLL files the driver needs, by performing the following

  1. Launch regedit
  2. Browse to here: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\WOW6432Node\ODBC\ODBCINST.INI
  3. Open subkey with a name similar to: Oracle in OraClient12Home1_32bit
  4. Check the names of the DLL files mentioned, for example:

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Resolution: Install the missing 32-bit Microsoft Visual C++ DLL runtime files (onto the Controller application server) using following procedure

  1. Download the "Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Package (x86)"
  2. On the Controller application server, double-click on the downloaded file and choose "vcredist_x86.exe"
  3. Perform a default installation.