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Connection String

Description

 

CredentialConnectionStringLarge

This entry is used to define and configure a Connection String credential entry. Connection string credential entries are exactly the same as a Database Group with the exception that they are not limited by the inheritance hierarchy of groups.

 

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Credentials - Connection String

Credentials - Connection String

 

Option

Description

Data source

Contains data source types like ODBC, OLEDB or native. This value is read only and is extracted from the connection string.

Data provider

Specify the provider used for the database access. This value is read only and is extracted from the connection string.

Connection string

This value contains the database connection string and it can be hidden/encrypted for higher security.

Host

Connection server name.

Username

Username to connect on the server.

Password

Password to connect on the server.