Changing the Connectivity Type Once Connected

Teradata Visual Explain User Guide

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Teradata Tools and Utilities
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Visual Explain
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16.10
16.20
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User Guide
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B035-2504-086K

To change connectivity type after connecting to a Teradata Database, follow this procedure.

If the connectivity type is changed while an execution plan is open, a message appears with a warning that information about the plan will be lost and an option to continue.
  1. Click Tools > Options. The Options dialog box appears.
  2. Click the Teradata Database Connectivity tab.
  3. Click Specify Connection type (CLIv2/ODBC). The Teradata Database Connectivity dialog box appears.
  4. Select ODBC or CLIv2.
  5. Click OK. A message appears providing the option to terminate the connection.
  6. Click Yes. The connection is terminated. Clicking No retains the current connection and returns to the Teradata Database Connectivity dialog box.