Software Usage Report SQL Error

  • 3214466
  • 30-Apr-2007
  • 27-Apr-2012


Novell ZENworks 7.5 Asset Management - ZAM7.5


The problem happens when you do the following.
WebConsole -> Asset Management -> Software Usage -> Reports -> Total App Usage -> By Workstation.
1) Drill into a Workstation link.
2) Sort the column "Local Last Used Date" ( Or another column on the report ).
3) Click on"Change Time Period/Filters". Change the Time Period.
4) Click Apply.
This results in the error: The data you requested is not available.
Details: [Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver][SQL Server]Incorrect syntax near'by'.


Fixed in ZENWorks Asset Management Interim Release 2 or newer

Interim Releases can be scheduled to run automatically or can be downloaded manually at The Interim releases can be set up within the ZAM Manager for the Task server to check the site on a scheduled basis, and download and apply them automatically. Please refer to the Help Section details of how to set up automatic downloads if desired.

Each interim release is cumulative. If Interim Release 2 is not available due to a newer interim release being placed on the website, be assured that the code needed is in the later release.


Reported to Engineering