Creating a SQL Datasource in Coldfusion

Applies to all versions 6.0 and Later

Question: How do I create a coldfusion SQL datasource on my server?

Answer: To create a coldfusion SQL datasource on your server, take the following steps:

1. Go to the ColdFusion Administrator
2. Click on ODBC Data Sources
3. Create a new Data source called: SQLFunctions
4. Select SQL Server Driver from the drop down list as per the below screen snap


5. Enter in the name of your server
6. For Database, type in: IntranetConnections
7. For Username, type in: IntranetConnections


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