Data Essentials - Connect to the data schema
Connecting to your 'Data' Database
Login and select Admin from the Home Page menu.
The Data Sources Manager page will open, select the tool icon and then click Add
Enter the details as shown below
|Connection Id||Enter a descriptive name|
|Connection Type||For Data Essentials, only Registry Managed is permitted|
|Database Platform||MySQL, Oracle and My SQL are supported|
|Connection Settings||For Data Essentials, use Simple|
|Database Server||for example localhost|
|Database Port||for a localhost installation - 3306|
|Database Schema||The id as used in your database (example my-structures)|
|Database Username||This is NOT the root/master Username for logging to the Registry, it is the Username on the database application|
|Database Password||This is NOT the root/master Password for logging to the Registry, it is the Password on the database application|
When done, click Connect and the system will establish a connection to the database.