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Spotlight on Oracle 10.5 - Getting Started Guide

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Connection Properties - General Page

View general information about the spotlight connection.

To open the Connection Properties dialog, General page

  1. Locate the connection in the Spotlight Connection Manager or the Spotlight Browser.
  2. Right click the connection and select Properties | General.

About the General page

Note: You cannot edit the fields in this page directly while the connection is open.

Field Description
Connection name The display name for the connection.

The type of connection. (Spotlight on Oracle, Spotlight on Windows etc.)


The location of the connection profile. Connection profiles store information that Spotlight uses to connect to the system.

Calibrated Has the connection been calibrated? When? Calibrate Spotlight Connections

The name of the template applied to the connection. Connection Templates

Note: Click Change template to change the template.


The date the connection was created.


The date the connection was last modified.


The date the connection was last accessed.


  • Templates shipped with Spotlight are stored by default in Console\Templates.
  • User defined connection profiles are stored by default in C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Quest Software\Shared\Profiles
  • User defined templates are stored by default in C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Quest Software\Shared\Templates
  • Locations for connection profiles and templates may differ from the default in your case. Migrate (Move And Share) Connections


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Connection Properties - Details Page

Connection Properties - Overhead Page

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