Download ODBC Driver for SQL Server

Applies to: SQL Server (all supported versions) Azure SQL Database Azure SQL Managed Instance Azure Synapse Analytics Analytics Platform System (PDW)

Microsoft ODBC Driver for SQL Server is a single dynamic-link library (DLL) containing run-time support for applications using native-code APIs to connect to SQL Server. Use Microsoft ODBC Driver 18 for SQL Server to create new applications or enhance existing applications that need to take advantage of newer SQL Server features.

Download for Windows

The redistributable installer for Microsoft ODBC Driver 18 for SQL Server installs the client components, which are required during run time to take advantage of newer SQL Server features. It optionally installs the header files needed to develop an application that uses the ODBC API. Starting with version 17.4.2, the installer also includes and installs the Microsoft Active Directory Authentication Library (ADAL.dll).

Version 18.1.1.1 is the latest general availability (GA) version. The Microsoft ODBC Driver 18 for SQL Server will install side by side with Microsoft ODBC Driver 17 for SQL Server.

Download Microsoft ODBC Driver 18 for SQL Server (x64)
Download Microsoft ODBC Driver 18 for SQL Server (x86)

Version information

  • Release number: 18.1.1.1
  • Released: August 8, 2022

Note

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Available languages

This release of Microsoft ODBC Driver for SQL Server can be installed in the following languages:

Microsoft ODBC Driver 18.1.1.1 for SQL Server (x64):
Chinese (Simplified) | Chinese (Traditional) | English (United States) | French | German | Italian | Japanese | Korean | Portuguese (Brazil) | Russian | Spanish

Microsoft ODBC Driver 18.1.1.1 for SQL Server (x86):
Chinese (Simplified) | Chinese (Traditional) | English (United States) | French | German | Italian | Japanese | Korean | Portuguese (Brazil) | Russian | Spanish

Version 17

Version 17.10.1 is the latest general availability (GA) version of the 17.x driver. If you have a previous version of Microsoft ODBC Driver 17 for SQL Server installed, installing 17.10.1 upgrades it to 17.10.1.

Download Microsoft ODBC Driver 17 for SQL Server (x64)
Download Microsoft ODBC Driver 17 for SQL Server (x86)

  • Release number: 17.10.1.1
  • Released: June 30, 2022

This release of Microsoft ODBC Driver for SQL Server can be installed in the following languages:

Microsoft ODBC Driver 17.10.1.1 for SQL Server (x64):
Chinese (Simplified) | Chinese (Traditional) | English (United States) | French | German | Italian | Japanese | Korean | Portuguese (Brazil) | Russian | Spanish

Microsoft ODBC Driver 17.10.1.1 for SQL Server (x86):
Chinese (Simplified) | Chinese (Traditional) | English (United States) | French | German | Italian | Japanese | Korean | Portuguese (Brazil) | Russian | Spanish

Release notes for Windows

For details about this release on Windows, see the Windows release notes.

Previous releases for Windows

To download previous releases for Windows, see previous Microsoft ODBC Driver for SQL Server releases.

Download for Linux and macOS

The Microsoft ODBC Driver for SQL Server can be downloaded and installed using package managers for Linux and macOS using the relevant installation instructions:
Install ODBC for SQL Server (Linux)
Install ODBC for SQL Server (macOS)

If you need to download the packages for offline installation, all versions are available via the below links.

Note

Packages named msodbcsql18-* are the latest version. Packages named msodbcsql-* are version 13 of the driver.

Alpine

Debian

  • Debian 11 .deb packages: v17 v18
  • Debian 10 .deb packages: v17 v18
  • Debian 9 .deb packages: v17 v18
  • Debian 8 .deb packages: v13 v17

Red Hat

Suse

Ubuntu

  • Ubuntu 21.10 .deb packages: v17 v18
  • Ubuntu 20.04 .deb packages: v17 v18
  • Ubuntu 18.04 .deb packages: v17 v18
  • Ubuntu 16.04 .deb packages: v13 v17
  • Ubuntu 14.04 .deb packages: v13 v17

See also Installing the Linux driver.

macOS

See also Installing the macOS driver.

Older Linux releases

Release notes for Linux and macOS

For details about releases for Linux and macOS, see the Linux and macOS release notes.