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Connecting Applications to the Connectivity Service : Connection Properties : Required Properties
 

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Required Properties

The following table lists the properties required to connect. If you are using the ODBC Administrator to add or modify a data source (DSN), you will find them on the General and Security tabs of the ODBC Cloud Driver Setup dialog box.
Table 3. Required Connection Properties
Required
Property NameField Location
Description
Required
User Name
LogonID (UID):Security tab
User name for your account on https://www.progress.com/datadirect-cloud.
Required
Password
Password (PWD): Logon to Cloud dialog box
Password for your account on https://www.progress.com/datadirect-cloud. You can specify this in a connection string or the user will be prompted for this value.
Required
DD Cloud Data Source
DDCloudDataSource (DDCDS): General tab 
Name of the DataDirect Cloud Data Source defined in https://www.progress.com/datadirect-cloud.
Required if the DataDirect Cloud Data Source does not contain credentials for the cloud data store.
Data Source User
DataSourceName (DSN): Security tab
Account user name for the cloud data store if it is not provided in the DataDirect Cloud Data Source or in the connection string.
Required if the DataDirect Cloud Data Source does not contain credentials for the cloud data store.
Data Source Password
DataSourcePassword (DSP):Security tab  
Account password for the cloud data store if it is not provided in the DataDirect Cloud Data Source or in the connection string.