How to connect to Informix database?


First of all, if you have not installed ESF Database Migration Toolkit, get it nowdownload. Also, you need to install IBM Informix ODBC driver in local computer.

After start program, press "Next" button. In "Choose a Data Source" dialog, choose Informix Database type.

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  1. Put server name and host name in "Server" field, the format is Server_Name@Host_Name(if the host is localhost, then we can just put Server_Name in this field )
  2. Put service in "Port" field, it must be a number.
  3. Put username and password.
  4. If all connection information are correctly, then just press "Refresh" button, ESF will list all available databases automation.


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