Check the ODBC SQL Server Driver Version (Windows)

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

Your computer may contain a variety of ODBC drivers, from Microsoft and from other companies. This topic describes how to use the Windows ODBC Data Source Administrator to check the version of the installed ODBC drivers.

To check the ODBC SQL Server driver version (32-bit ODBC)

  • In the ODBC Data Source Administrator, click the Drivers tab.

    Information for the Microsoft SQL Server entry is displayed in the Version column.


For connections authenticating with Microsoft Entra ID (formerly Azure Active Directory) for SQL Database install the latest driver, such as ODBC Driver 17 for SQL Server.

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Open the ODBC Data Source Administrator