Data Sources Reference

 A data source is a facility for storing data. It can range from complex sets of data to a simple row and column table. Report Designer works by connecting to your data source and linking it to your Report Template, so your output contains data embedded from your data source.

Browse the articles below for specific instructions to connect to each data source type supported by Windward.

Connection Editor Reference

How Do I Connect to a Microsoft SQL Server Data Source?

How Do I Connect to an XML Data Source?

How Do I Connect to a JSON Data Source?

How Do I Connect to a MySQL Data Source?

How Do I Connect to a PostgreSQL Data Source?

How Do I Connect to a ODBC Data Source?

How Do I Connect to an IBM DB2 Data Source?

How Do I Connect to an OData Data Source?

How Do I Connect to an Oracle Data Source?

How Do I Connect to an OLEDB Data Source?

How Do I Connect to an MS Dynamics Data Source?

How Do I Connect to a Salesforce Data Source?

How Do I Connect to an Azure SQL Server Data Source?

How Do I Connect to a SQL Server Compact 4.0 Data Source?

How Do I Connect to a SQL Schema Data Source?

How Do I Connect to a Microsoft Access Data Source?

How Do I Connect to a Microsoft SQLite Data Source?