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Lawtrac Database Data Source Setup

Set up the following database data sources: Lawtrac application, currency, client storage, and activity.

Once the Lawtrac database has been restored, a data source must be created in ColdFusion Administrator for the application to communicate with the database.

 

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Lawtrac Application Database Data Source

  1.  In ColdFusion Administrator, go to Data & Services | Data Sources.
  2. In the Add New Data Source dialog box, enter the Data Source Name as "LAWTRAC43" (this name should match the name of the root directory for the application files and the DataTrac indicated in the Lawtrac.LTO file).
  3. Select the Microsoft SQL Server driver and click Add.
    add new data source.png
  4. Enter the database name (LAWTRAC43), the database server name, and the SQL Server Administrator username and password.
  5. Click Submit.
  6. Ensure the new data source displays a status of "OK". submit db and server info.png

 

Currency Database Data Source

  1. In the ColdFusion Administrator, go to Data & Services | Data Sources.
    Data & Services Menu
  2. In the "Add New Data Source" dialog box, enter the Data Source Name as "Currency". This name should match the name of the Currency database and the CurrencyDB indicated in the Lawtrac.LTO file (item B in Application Files).
  3. Select the Microsoft SQL Server driver and click Add.
  4. Enter the database name (Currency), the database server name, and the SQL Server Administrator user name and password.
  5. Click Submit.
  6. Ensure the new data source displays a status of "OK".
    submit db and server info.png

 

Client Storage Database Data Source

  1. In the ColdFusion Administrator, go to Data & Services | Data Sources.
    Data & Services Menu
  2. In the "Add New Data Source" dialog box, enter the Data Source Name as "ClientStorage".
  3. Select the Microsoft SQL Server driver and click Add.
  4. Enter the database name (ClientStorage), the database server name, and the SQL Server Administrator user name and password.
  5. Click Submit.
  6. Ensure the new data source displays a status of "OK".submit db and server info.png

 

Activity Database Data Source Setup

  1. In ColdFusion Administrator, go to Data & Services | Data Sources.
    Data & Services Menu
  2. In the "Add New Data Source" dialog box, enter "Activity" in the CF Data Source Name field.
  3. Select the Microsoft SQL Server driver and click Add.
  4. Enter "Activity" in the database name field, the database server name, and the SQL Server Administrator user name and password.
  5. Click Submit.
  6. Ensure the new data source displays a status of "OK".
    submit db and server info.png