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Error when connecting to SQL server through excel

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nynamyna
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Hello all,

I am getting an error when trying to connect excel to sql server. I have attached the image of the error. I need to fix this error. Any help is appreciated

Barath
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@nynamyna 

It looks like you need to (re)install certificate. Please check https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Desktop/provider-SSL-provider-error-0-The-certificate-chain-was-iss..., that's for Power BI desktop, but with Excel is the same story.

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