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1863547 - How can I change a database connection in Windows? - Information Steward 4.x


  • In the CMC under Information Steward > Connections, one can create new connections, but you cannot change the connection string for an existing connection.
  • Deleting and re-adding a connection with the correct DB string will invalidate all the tables, views, bindings that relate to that connection.
  • Having used Promotion Manager to promote from one environment to another, when opening the connection in the CMC on the destination system and clicking "Test Connection" you receive the following:

Connection Error: Object of type Database_Connection named "name" does not exist. (COR-10552) (ADM-10008)



  • SAP Information Steward 4.1
  • SAP Information Steward 4.2
  • Microsoft Windows Server (supported versions)


SAP Information Steward 4.1 ; SAP Information Steward 4.2


BOIS , IS , data base , DI , Data Insight , profiling , profile , edit , alter , recreate , db string , joliver , KBA , EIM-IS-SVR , Information Steward - Administration/Server , How To

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