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Cannot Generate Sspi Context Unable To Connect To The Microsoft Sql Server Server


Published: 30 Jun 2020
Last Modified Date: 30 Jun 2020

Issue

When connecting to Microsoft SQL Server, the following error is displayed:

[Microsoft][ODBC Driver 17 for SQL Server]Cannot generate SSPI context Unable to connect to the Microsoft SQL Server server. 

Environment

  • Tableau Desktop
  • Windows 10
  • MS SQL Server

Cause

The error is from the Microsoft ODBC driver. The driver was not able to connect to Microsoft SQL Server.
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