Connect to a Microsoft Access Database (SSAS)
Applies To: SQL Server 2016
This page of the Table Import Wizard enables you to specify settings to connect to a Microsoft Access database. To access the wizard from the SQL Server Data Tools, on the Model menu, click Import from Data Source.
To connect to a Microsoft Access database, you must have the appropriate ACE provider installed on your computer. For more information, see Data Sources Supported (SSAS Tabular).
Friendly connection name
Type a unique name for this data source connection. This is a required field.
Specify the full path for a Microsoft Access database file.
Navigate to a location where a Microsoft Access database file is available.
Specify a user name for the database connection.
Specify a password for the database connection.
Save my password
Specify whether the password you have entered in the Password box is stored.
Set additional connection properties by using the Set Advanced Properties dialog box.
Attempt to establish a connection to the data source using the current settings. A message is displayed indicating whether the connection is successful.