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Data Sources Overview



Use File - Data Sources to manage your data sources. Remote Desktop Manager for Mac supports multiple types of data sources however some of them are only available in the Enterprise edition.


Please refer to the topic Data Source Types for more details on all of our supported data sources.



Your active Data sources




Add a new data source


Use the button 2014-05-23_12-56-39 to create a new data source configuration.


Delete and edit a data source


Use buttons 2014-05-23_13-06-18 to delete or edit a data source configuration.



Only the configuration will be deleted, the actual file or database will still be available.


Duplicate data source


Use the button 2014-07-25_13-38-51 to duplicate a data source configuration.


Lock data source


Use the Lock button 2014-05-23_13-07-06 to lock the data source with a password to prevent any modification of a data source configuration. This is useful when you have some sensitive credentials that you don't want to share with the user.


Unlock data source


Use the Unlock button 2014-05-23_13-08-05 to unlock a data source locked with a password.


Import data source


Use the Import button clip10015  to import a data source.


Export data source


Use the Export button clip10016 to export one of your data source.


On Start up


Remote Desktop Manager for Mac will automatically open the last used data source on startup or your can set a selected data source to open on startup.