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If attempting to connect to MongoDB with a user protected password, but you aren't able to connect to the database through the Simba DSN or the connection string and getting the following error:
Unable to establish a connection with data source. Missing settings: {[PWD]}
Please follow these steps:
1. Create a new entry in the DSN as usual
2. Open the Registry Editor
3. Add a string value with name "PWD" to the registry in the following path:
   LOCAL_MACHINE --> Software --> ODBC -->ODBC.INI --> <DSN connecton name>
4. Rename the new field added to the name PWD and enter the password of username
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‎02-13-2024 12:33 PM
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