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MySQL ODBC 5.2.6 Driver for Windows (2008 r2)

I was unable to install the x86 or x64 MySQL ODBC driver (v5.2.6) in my Windows 2008r2 server due to a reported missing module, the exact error was:

“Product: MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.2 — Error 1918.Error installing ODBC driver MySQL ODBC 5.2 ANSI Driver, ODBC error 13: The setup routines for the MySQL ODBC 5.2 ANSI Driver ODBC driver could not be loaded due to system error code 126: The specified module could not be found. (C:Program FilesMySQLConnector ODBC 5.2myodbc5S.dll).. Verify that the file MySQL ODBC 5.2 ANSI Driver exists and that you can access it.”

A little searching turned up a gem from another blogger, copying C:WindowsSystem32msvcr100_clr0400.dll to C:WindowsSystem32msvcr100.dll and then restarting the MySQL driver installation worked a treat!

SOURCE: Thanks to Matt of for his reference in this fix!

3 replies on “MySQL ODBC 5.2.6 Driver for Windows (2008 r2)”

This does not work… the correct fix is to install MS redistributable 2010 x64

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