Configure ODBC Connection window

Use this window to configure and test the supported ODBC connection strings using the following options:

Data source name (DSN)

This option provides a list of system and user data source names (DSN) configured on the local computer. If a new DSN is added, click Refresh to update the list.

Important The DSNs visible in this list are already present on the local computer. In order for any interaction with this database to work in a production environment, you need to add the same DSN connection on any machine running Kofax Transformation Modules - Server, as well as any workstation running a User Interactive Module.

Use this button to update the list if a new DSN is added.

Login Information

This group has the following options:

User Name

Enter the user name for the ODBC account.


Enter the password for the above User Name.

Connection String

This string shows the connection to the database and is defined by the other settings in this window. If you have specified a password, it is fully encrypted and cannot be viewed. You can edit the connection string as needed. If you change any of the options in the window, a new string is generated and overwrites any changes you made.

In addition to the common Project Builder buttons, the following buttons are provided:

Test Connection

This button tests the current connection string configuration.