Connection overrides

Relational database connection parameters

  • - database - folder containing data files
  • - server - name or IP address of the database server
  • - port - server port used to connect
  • - username - database user
  • - password - user's password

ODBC connection parameters

  • - odbcConnectMode - should we use saved ODBC connection or specify a connection string directly? (DSN/Connection string)
  • - dsn - saved ODBC connection
  • - odbcConnString - connection string
  • - username - database user
  • - password - user's password

Access

  • - database - ACCDB or MDB database file
  • - password - database password
  • - access_sysdb - system database file
  • - access_syslogin - system database username
  • - access_syspassword - system database password

Azure SQL Database

  • - server - full path to the database in the cloud (database-identifier.database.windows.net)
  • - username - database user
  • - password - user's password
  • - database - name of Azure database
  • - encrypted - true if connection should be encrypted
  • - trust_server_certificate - true if we should trust server certificate

CSV

  • - database - folder containing data files

DB2

  • - standard relational connection parameters, listed on top of this page

DBF (Clipper, dBase, FoxBase, Visual FoxPro)

  • - database - folder containing data files
  • - charset - character set

Derby

  • - database - folder containing data files

Excel

  • - database - folder containing data files
  • - first_row_columns - first row contains column names (true/false)
  • - excel_version - XLSX or XLS (only for the target connection)

FileMaker

  • - standard ODBC connection parameters, listed on top of this page

Firebird

  • - standard relational connection parameters, listed on top of this page
  • - sqlDialect - database dialect (1 or 3)
  • - charset - character set used to encode data
  • - client_library - full path to FBCLIENT.DLL
  • - role - user role

Gupta

  • - standard relational connection parameters, listed on top of this page

H2

  • - database - full path to database file, without .mv.db extension
  • - username - database user
  • - password - user's password

HSQLDB

  • - database - full path to database file, without extension
  • - username - database user
  • - password - user's password

Informix

  • - standard ODBC connection parameters, listed on top of this page 

Ingres

  • - standard relational connection parameters, listed on top of this page

Interbase

  • - standard relational connection parameters, listed on top of this page
  • - sqlDialect - database dialect (1 or 3)
  • - charset - character set used to encode data
  • - client_library - full path to GDS32.DLL or IBCLIENT64.DLL, depending on application architecture
  • - role - user role

SQLExpress LocalDB

  • - database - full path to .MDF database file
  • - isWinAuth - true if Windows authentication is to be used, false if username/password combination
  • - username - database user
  • - password - user's password

MySQL & MariaDB

  • - standard relational connection parameters, listed on top of this page

NexusDB

  • - database - folder containing data files
  • - username - database user
  • - password - user's password

ODBC

  • - standard ODBC connection parameters, listed on top of this page

Oracle

  • - oracleDirect - true if connecting directly, false if connecting via Oracle Client (OCI)
  • - sid_mode - service_name/sid
  • - oracleConnectMode - authentication mode (Default/SysDba/SysOper)
  • - database - folder containing data files
  • - server - name or IP address of the database server
  • - port - server port used to connect
  • - username - database user
  • - password - user's password

Oracle RDB

  • - standard relational connection parameters, listed on top of this page

Paradox

  • - database - folder containing data files
  • - charset - character set

Pervasive

  • - standard relational connection parameters, listed on top of this page

PostgreSQL

  • - standard relational connection parameters, listed on top of this page

Progress

  • - standard ODBC connection parameters, listed on top of this page

QuickBooks

  • - standard ODBC connection parameters, listed on top of this page

SQL Compact (SQLCE)

  • - database - full path to .SDF database file
  • - password - user's password
  • - max_db_size - maximum database file size in MB

SQL Server

  • - server - name or IP address of the database server (if non-default instance is used, specify SERVERNAME\INSTANCENAME here)
  • - isWinAuth - true if Windows authentication is to be used, false if username/password combination
  • - username - database user
  • - password - user's password
  • - database - database name
  • - netlib - network library to use (<default>, Named pipes, TCP/IP, Shared memory)
  • - encrypted - true if connection should be encrypted
  • - trust_server_certificate - true if we should trust server certificate

SQLite

  • - database - full path to database file
  • - password - user's password

Sybase Adaptive Server (ASE)

  • - standard relational connection parameters, listed on top of this page 

Sybase Advantage

  • - database - folder containing data files in direct mode, or full path to the ADD file in client mode
  • - advantage_exclusive_lock - set to true if tables should be exclusively locked by our application
  • - charset - character set used to encode data

Sybase SQL Anywhere (ASA)

  • - server - name or IP address of the server computer
  • - sybaseServerName - name of ASA database server
  • - database - name of ASA database
  • - username - database user
  • - password - user's password
  • - charset - character set used to encode data

Vertica

  • - standard relational connection parameters, listed on top of this page 

VistaDB

  • - database - full path to .vdb5 database file
  • - password - encryption key