Tableau Connector for Acumatica

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Connection String Options

The connection string properties are the various options that can be used to establish a connection. This section provides a complete list of the options you can configure in the connection string for this provider. Click the links for further details.


Auth SchemeThe scheme used for authentication. Accepted entries are Basic,OAuth.
Auto CacheAutomatically caches the results of SELECT queries into a cache database specified by either CacheLocation or both of CacheConnection and CacheProvider .
Cache LocationSpecifies the path to the cache when caching to a file.
Cache MetadataThis property determines whether or not to cache the table metadata to a file store.
Cache ToleranceThe tolerance for stale data in the cache specified in seconds when using AutoCache .
CompanyYour Acumatica Company.
Endpoint NameThe name of the endpoint in Acumatica WebService wich you wish to access. You can find available endpoints in Web Service Endpoints form in Acumatica ERP.
Endpoint VersionThe version of the endpoint. You can find available endpoints in Web Service Endpoints form in Acumatica ERP and their version under Endpoint Version.
Firewall PasswordA password used to authenticate to a proxy-based firewall.
Firewall PortThe TCP port for a proxy-based firewall.
Firewall ServerThe name or IP address of a proxy-based firewall.
Firewall TypeThe protocol used by a proxy-based firewall.
Firewall UserThe user name to use to authenticate with a proxy-based firewall.
Generate Schema FilesIndicates the user preference as to when schemas should be generated and saved.
Include Custom FieldsWhether or not to retrieve custom fields that are added to Acumatica Screens.
Initiate OAuthSet this property to initiate the process to obtain or refresh the OAuth access token when you connect.
Inquiry TablesComma seperated Inquiry Tables. Inquiry tables in Contract 3 Acumatica API version 17.200.001 are: AccountByPeriodInquiry, AccountBySubaccountInquiry, AccountDetailsInquiry, AccountSummaryInquiry, InventoryAllocationInquiry, InventorySummaryInquiry, InvoicedItemsInquiry, SalesPricesInquiry,VendorPricesInquiry.
LocationA path to the directory that contains the schema files defining tables, views, and stored procedures.
LogfileA filepath which designates the name and location of the log file.
Log ModulesCore modules to be included in the log file.
Max Log File CountA string specifying the maximum file count of log files. When the limit is hit, a new log is created in the same folder with the date and time appended to the end and the oldest log file will be deleted.
Max Log File SizeA string specifying the maximum size in bytes for a log file (for example, 10 MB). When the limit is hit, a new log is created in the same folder with the date and time appended to the end.
Max RowsLimits the number of rows returned rows when no aggregation or group by is used in the query. This helps avoid performance issues at design time.
OAuth Access TokenThe access token for connecting using OAuth.
OAuth Client IdThe client ID assigned when you register your application with an OAuth authorization server.
OAuth Client SecretThe client secret assigned when you register your application with an OAuth authorization server.
OAuth Expires InThe lifetime in seconds of the OAuth AccessToken.
OAuth Grant TypeThe grant type for the OAuth flow.
OAuth Refresh TokenThe OAuth refresh token for the corresponding OAuth access token.
OAuth Settings LocationThe location of the settings file where OAuth values are saved when InitiateOAuth is set to GETANDREFRESH or REFRESH. Alternatively, this can be held in memory by specifying a value starting with memory://.
OAuth Token TimestampThe Unix epoch timestamp in milliseconds when the current Access Token was created.
OAuth VerifierThe verifier code returned from the OAuth authorization URL.
OfflineUse offline mode to get the data from the cache instead of the live source.
OtherThese hidden properties are used only in specific use cases.
PagesizeThe maximum number of results to return per page from Acumatica.
PasswordYour Acumatica password that goes with the $rpUser;.
Proxy Auth SchemeThe authentication type to use to authenticate to the ProxyServer proxy.
Proxy Auto DetectThis indicates whether to use the system proxy settings or not. This takes precedence over other proxy settings, so you'll need to set ProxyAutoDetect to FALSE in order use custom proxy settings.
Proxy ExceptionsA semicolon separated list of destination hostnames or IPs that are exempt from connecting through the ProxyServer .
Proxy PasswordA password to be used to authenticate to the ProxyServer proxy.
Proxy PortThe TCP port the ProxyServer proxy is running on.
Proxy ServerThe hostname or IP address of a proxy to route HTTP traffic through.
Proxy SSL TypeThe SSL type to use when connecting to the ProxyServer proxy.
Proxy UserA user name to be used to authenticate to the ProxyServer proxy.
Pseudo ColumnsThis property indicates whether or not to include pseudo columns as columns to the table.
ReadonlyYou can use this property to enforce read-only access to Acumatica from the provider.
RTKThe runtime key used for licensing.
SchemaUsed to specify what Acumatica Api to use. The default one is the REST Contact API. When OData is specified the OData API will be used and all the Generic Inquires exposed via OData will be dynamically retrieved.
SSL Server CertThe certificate to be accepted from the server when connecting using TLS/SSL.
Support Enhanced SQLThis property enhances SQL functionality beyond what can be supported through the API directly, by enabling in-memory client-side processing.
TablesThis property restricts the tables reported to a subset of the available tables. For example, Tables=TableA,TableB,TableC.
TimeoutThe value in seconds until the timeout error is thrown, canceling the operation.
URLThe base URL of your Acumatica site.
UserYour Acumatica username.
VerbosityThe verbosity level that determines the amount of detail included in the log file.
ViewsRestricts the views reported to a subset of the available tables. For example, Views=ViewA,ViewB,ViewC.

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