Downloading and installing MySQL Connector/J

You must download and install the MySQL Connector/J drivers in a specific location. You can use these drivers to create a data source that connects the report to Unified Manager.

About this task

You must use MySQL Connector/J version 5.1 or later.

Steps

  1. Download the MySQL Connector/J drivers at dev.mysql.com.
  2. Install the .jar file and note its location for future reference.
    Example
    For example, install the .jar file at C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Connector J\mysql-connector-java-5.1.32-bin.jar.