I am trying to set a job step that executes a package to use the 32-bit runtime, as it uses the SQL 10 driver against a SQL 2000 database. The job is running on SQL Server 2012. I see all kinds of examples of how to do this, where the job step properties page has 9 tabs (Set Values, Verification, Command Line, General, Configurations, Command Files, Data Sources, Execution Options and Logging). Execution Options has a checkbox for 32-bit mode.

When I look at my job step, logged in to the server as an Admin, running SSMS as administrator, all I see are two tabs: Package and Configuration. I deployed the packages using the Project Deployment method. How do I get those other tabs to show up?

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It's on the Configuration which then has 3 subtabs: Parameters, Connection Managers and Advanced

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Advanced allows you to specify 32 bit vs 64 bit runtime, change the logging levels, dump on errors and override package properties.

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  • Wow, that seems embarrassingly simple! I'll check it on Monday. Jun 22, 2013 at 23:31

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