Enabling authentication

Learn how to enable authentication for a data source.

You use the Edit Data Source pane to enable authentication for a data source. After authentication is enabled, you select an authentication scheme and credentials.

To enable authentication, ensure you first have defined the appropriate authentication schemes and authentication credentials.

To enable authentication, follow these steps.

Steps
Steps
  1. In the Edit Data Source form, expand Enable Authentication, Caching, Proxy, Insecure Access.

  2. Set the Authentication slider to On.

  3. Select a predefined authentication scheme by setting the respective slider to On.

  4. From the Credentials dropdown list, select a predefined authentication credentials.

  5. Click Preview Data Source (optional).

  6. Click Save Data Source.

Example
Example
Enabling authentication