[DB] Can I use Windows Auth wth the DB Explorer? Home › Forums › MyEclipse IDE › FAQ – Development › [DB] Can I use Windows Auth wth the DB Explorer? This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by support-tony 1 year, 4 months ago. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts March 3, 2014 at 3:38 am #347672 support-tonyKeymaster If you are connecting to a Microsoft SQL Server database and want to use Windows authentication, follow these steps: 1) Download the Microsoft JDBC Driver 2) Install it and place sqljdbc_auth.dll into the jre/bin folder under the MyEclipse JDK , which is in the binary directory of the MyEclipse installation directory. 3) Configure the Microsoft SQL Server Driver in MyEclipse using the downloaded sqljdbc.jar (or sqljdbc4.jar) in a new connection from the Database Explorer view. 4) Set the driver profile connection URL to be of the following format: jdbc:sqlserver://servername\instance:1433;integratedSecurity=true Where you replace “servername” with the proper name of your server and “instance” with the proper instance name of a running server. Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) The topic ‘[DB] Can I use Windows Auth wth the DB Explorer?’ is closed to new replies.