This example Application demonstrates how to read geographical information from a SQL Server Database using the SQL Server Connector.
You can download the files here to try it out for yourself - adjusting the steps to use your own SQL credentials.
Refer to configuration to understand all configuration options of this Connector.

Step 1: Add the Connection

From the Properties blade of the widget to which the SQL Server Connector will be linked, a data grid in our example, select the Data Source tab.
Click the plus icon next to Data Source, then Connection, and select the SQL Server Connector.

Step 2: Configure Server

Enter the authentication details: the Server Instance, User Name, and Password. In this case, tick to use variables and use SQL server authentication as a password is needed.

Step 3: Configure Database

Select the Database.

Step 4: Configure Name and Save

Enter a Name for the Connection, and click Save. In this case, set the name to Master Data.

Step 5: Use the Connection

Select the Connection that was just created, select the entity to read, and enter the Data Source name.
In this case, set the Connection to Master Data, set the entity to Cities, and the name to City Data. Save the Data Source.
Note that the primary key is auto-populated once the entity is selected.

Step 6: Use the Data Source

Select the Data Source we just added, and save the Widget.

Step 7: Results

Click the Launch button and view the results. Observe that data is returned from the City entity in the SQL Server database.


Security Key
SQL Connector Example.xapp
See the Import, Export, and Clone - XMPro article for steps to import an Application.