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Creating a connection from a catalog or a schema

You can create a connection on a database catalog or schema directly from a database connection.

Before you begin

You have set at least one database connection in the Profiling perspective of Talend Studio. For further information, see Connecting to a database


  1. In the DQ Repository tree view, expand Metadata > DB Connections and browse to the catalog or schema on which you want to create the connection.
  2. Right-click a catalog or schema and select Create a new connection.
    Contextual menu of a DB connection from the Profiling perspective.
    A confirmation message is displayed.
  3. Click OK.


A new connection named after the selected connection and catalog is created under DB Connections.
New connection created under DB connections.

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