Import workspace database connections page

The Import workspace database connections page of the Import wizard allows you to import connection information from one workspace to another. After exporting connection information from a workspace to an XML file, you can import that XML file to another workspace.

To access this page, select File > Import, expand the Progress OpenEdge node in the tree view, and select the Database connections node.

Note: You can also access this page by clicking Import on the Database connections preferences page.

The following controls are available on the Import workspace database connections page:

From database connection file Specifies the database connection file to be imported.
Note: The database connection file is an XML file created on the Export workspace database connections page.

Type the path, select a previous path from the drop down list, or browse to select a path and file name on the file system.

Ignore duplicate connections Ignores listing of connections that already exist in your workspace.
Database connections Displays a list of the connections defined in the database connection file, along with their associated attributes.

To select database connections to be imported, select their corresponding check boxes.

Connection string Displays the database startup parameters for the connection selected in the Database Connections viewer. Click a connection name in the viewer to select it.

For more information about OpenEdge database startup parameters, see OpenEdge Data Management: Database Administration. You can find OpenEdge manuals in the Product Documentation section of the Progress Software Developer's Network Web site.

Select All Selects all database connections.
Deselect All Deselects all database connections.