To connect to an external data source, follow the steps below:
Access Base context menu by clicking on the
Basename in the left sidebar
+ New Data Sourcebutton
On the pop-up modal, provide the following details:
Field Name Description Source Name Name for this data source for display on NocoDB UI Database Type Type of the data source. Currently, NocoDB supports PostgreSQL & MySQL data sources. Host Address Hostname of the data source Port Number Port number of the data source Username Username to connect to the database Password Password to connect to the database Database Name of the database to connect to Schema name Name of the schema to connect to
Test Database Connectionbutton to verify the connection
Wait for the connection to be verified.
- After connection is successful,
Submitbutton will be enabled.
- Click on
Submitbutton to save the data source.