ODBC Query


Open Database Connectivity (ODBC) is a standard application programming interface (API) designed to unify access to SQL databases. An ODBC query allows the extraction of specific information sets from those databases.

The ODBC Query source support batch syncs.

Info tab

You can find the parameters in the Info tab below (Image 1).




Mandatory. Input a name for your data sync

ODBC Query Sync


Optional. Review our documentation on Variables here for more information about this field.


Data syncs are role based access systems where you can give specific groups read, write, execute, and/or all of the above with admin access. Inputting at least an Admin Group is mandatory

Source tab

The following table outlines the mandatory and optional parameters you will find on the Source tab (Image 2).

The following parameters will help to define your data sync source and how it functions.



Mandatory. Select your source from the drop down menu.


Connection String

Mandatory. The Connection String to connect to your ODBC Driver. The Connections UI will encrypt this value.

Please see here for example Connection Strings.


This should be a SELECT statement indicating the data you want to sync out of your ODBC.

Select * from dbo.employees

Test Connection

You can use the "Test Connection" button to ensure that your credentials are properly configured to access your source.

If configured correctly, a "Connection Successful" pop-up will appear.

If configured incorrectly, a "Connection Failed" pop-up will appear along with a link to the applicable error logs to help you troubleshoot.

Next steps

Last updated