Setting up a database connection - 7.1

Talend Data Management Platform Studio User Guide

Version
7.1
Language
English (United States)
Product
Talend Data Management Platform
Module
Talend Studio
Content
Design and Development

To create a database connection from scratch, expand Metadata in the Repository tree view, right-click Db Connections and select Create connection from the contextual menu to open the database connection setup wizard.

To centralize database connection parameters you have defined in a Job, click the icon in the Basic settings view of the relevant database component with its Property Type set to Built-in to open the database connection setup wizard.

To modify an existing database connection, right-click the connection item from the Repository tree view, and select Edit connection to open the connection setup wizard.

Then define the general properties and parameters of the connection in the wizard.