ChangeBASE requires SQL Server for the storage of analysis results and report data. The SQL Server Address screen allows you to specify, and log onto, the required SQL Server instance.
To connect to a SQL Server
Enter the SQL Server instance name in the Address field, in the following format:
<server address>\<your_instance> (for example
If SQL Server has been configured to use Windows security, select Windows Authentication. If SQL Server has been configured to use SQL Security, select SQL Authentication and enter the SQL Username and Password.
The user account under which you log onto the SQL Server instance needs to be associated with the SQL Server dbcreator and sysadmin roles.
Note: You will be able to specify another SQL Server instance subsequently if you create a new database via the New Database Tab under Settings. Refer to Database Settings.
The SQL Server Database screen allows you to create a new database and associate it with a license.
To setup a database
Verify, if you entered a License Key and Site Message, that the license information is valid.
Once the database has been created or validated, the Platform Setup screen is displayed.
The following potential problems are covered:
If your license expires, you will see a message to this effect and you will no longer be able to import and assess, fix, repackage, virtualize, or report on, applications.