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Change the display name for a database instance in DPA

Overview

This article describes how to change the display name for a database instance in DPA.

Environment

All DPA versions

Default display names

  • Oracle: DBname_server
  • SQL Server: server_name + '\' + instance_name (or just server_name if using a default instance)
  • Sybase: server_name:port
  • DB2: server_name:port\DBname
  • MySQL: serverName:port

Change the display name in DPA

  1. Click Options > Update Connection Info.
  2. Select the database Instance, and click Next.
  3. Edit the Display Name, and complete the wizard.
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