Note: If The Financial Edge was just installed, be sure to open the application so that the database updates and try the connection again.  If it is still not successful, follow the steps below:

For 32-bit operating systems, complete the following:
  1. Go to Start, Run
  2. Type odbcad32 and press Enter
  3. Go to the System DSN tab
  4. Highlight the System Data Source associated with the Financial Edge database (for The Raiser's Edge integration choose RE7_GL) and click Configure
  5. If the server name is incorrect, update the server name to match the Financial Edge SQL Server name

For 64-bit operating systems, complete the following:
  1. Open Windows Explorer and navigate to the C:\Windows\SysWoW64\ folder
  2. Locate and run odbcad32.exe
  3. Go to the System DSN tab
  4. Highlight the System Data Source associated with the Financial Edge database (for The Raiser's Edge integration choose RE7_GL) and click Configure
  5. If the server name is incorrect, update the server name to match the Financial Edge SQL Server name