The JTDS driver provides connections for MSSQL databases.
To install the JDBC driver:
Download the JTDS.zip archive.
For other drivers, see the list of supported drivers.
Extract the ZIP file.
Copy the jtds-x.x.x.jar file to the bin/ext folder of your ReadyAPI installation.
|Note:||You need to restart ReadyAPI upon installing a .jar file.|
To authenticate correctly, you need to add a connection string. You can do this in the ReadyAPI Preferences menu.
Click Preferences on the toolbar.
Open the JDBC Drivers settings.
Enter a descriptive name for the driver.
You can use the following name for now:
A new connection will appear at the end of the list.
Add a connection string template. It should look like this:
<yourdomain> with your domain name. The
PORT should be the fixed port you have set up on the server.
To use Windows (NTLM) authorization with JTDS:
Open the extracted JTDS archive.
Open the directory that is appropriate for your operating system:
Open the SSO directory.
Copy the ntlmauth.dll file and place it the bin folder of your ReadyAPI installation.
|Note:||If ReadyAPI is running, you need to restart it.|