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Connection String

Description

 

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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 and sessions.

 

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Connection String

 

Option

Description

Data source

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

Data provider

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

Connection string

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