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ODBC Connector Package

The Qlik ODBC Connector Package contains database connectors that enable QlikView and Qlik Sense to efficiently load data into an app from databases accessed through supported ODBC (Open Database Connectivity) drivers. When using one of the ODBC database connectors in the Qlik ODBC Connector Package, you do not need to create a DSN connection before connecting to the ODBC database.

Information noteIndustry-accepted best practices must be followed when using or allowing access through the ODBC Connector. Administrators must follow The Principle of Least Privilege when setting up source database privileges and permissions.
Information note

The ODBC Connector Package does not support single sign-on (SSO) in:

  • QlikView
  • Qlik Sense Desktop
  • Qlik Sense SaaS

Qlik Sense compatibility

The ODBC Connector Package is built into Qlik Sense. This means that when you install Qlik Sense, the included database connectors are immediately available in the Data Manager and the Data load editor.

Check the release notes for details on compatibility and version history.

QlikView compatibility

The Qlik ODBC Connector Package must be installed manually in QlikView.

QlikView version compatibility
Connector version Compatible QlikView versions
October 2022 May 2022, May 2023


The following databases are supported with ODBC drivers.

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