External Data Source

To specify an External Data Source, which you wish to integrate with a SharePoint site, perform the steps given below:

1. The External Data Source step appears as shown below:
2. Select a data source from the list of available data sources in the dropdown:
3. The login and other details will be displayed according to data source selected.
4. If the selected data source is a database, specify the login and other database details like shown below:
5. If the selected data source is a file like XLSX, CSV etc, specify the location of a file. The location can also be from a network shared drive.