Prerequisites

  • Access credentials
  • MongoDB database and collection name

Create a new MongoDB Connection

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In Figure 2 above:

  • Connection Name (required): The name to identify this connection with, such as 'MongoDB'.
  • Host (required): IP or the hostname of the MongoDB server.
  • Port (required): Host server port number.
  • Database Name (required): Name of the database.
  • Connection String Parameter (optional): The URI for connections between applications and MongoDB instances. Learn More
  • Choose Credentials (required): Choose from existing credentials or create new credential for connecting to MongoDB server if 'Required Credentials' checkbox is selected.
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In Figure 3 above, create new credentials if the Required Credentials checkbox was selected and you do not want to use an existing credential.

  • Credential Name (required): The name to identify this credential with, such as mongodb.
  • User (required): MongoDB username to connect with.
  • Password (required): MongoDB password to connect with.
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In Figure 4 above, use TEST CONNECTION button to check whether credentials are correctly configured and If SUCCESS, click CREATE AND USE CONNECTION.


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