Connect to the database

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In order to work properly, Tester should be connected to the database all the time.

 

Tester can either be connected to a local database file, or to the remote database.

 

To change the database connection settings, launch the Tester and click “ExamJet” in the main menu. Click to the “Connect to the Database” menu item. Database connection window will appear.

 

Connect to a local database

In the appeared window, choose the “Local Database” section and check the radio button “Connect to the Local Database”.

 

Connect to the local database
Connect to the local database

 

Click the "Open an Existing Database" button and select the database you want.

 

Keep in mind that the database file must be on the local computer. Selecting it from the network device or the shared folder is not possible.

 

Connect to a remote database

In the opened window choose the “Remote Database” section and then select the radio button "Connect to the Remote Database (Microsoft SQL Server)".

 

Connect to the remote database
Connect to the remote database

 

 

In the beginning, enter the Server Name where the database server is installed.

 

Then select the Authentication Type. You can either choose Windows Integrated Authentication or SQL Server Authentication.

 

Note: For additional settings and corporate rules, please contact your database administrator.

 

At last, you need to choose the ExamJet database.

 

Click the button “Open Database”.