Connect to a Teradata database (Power Query)

Note: Power Query is known as Get & Transform in Excel 2016. Information provided here applies to both. To learn more, see Get & Transform in Excel 2016.

Before you can connect to a Teradata database, you need the .NET Data Provider for Teradata on your computer.

Connect to a Teradata database

  1. In the POWER QUERY ribbon tab, select From Database > From Teradata Database.

    Get External Data from a Database
  2. In the Teradata Database dialog box, in Server Name specify the Teradata Server to connect to.

  3. If you want to import data using native database query, specify your query in the SQL Statement box. For more information, see Import Data from Database using Native Database Query.

  4. Select OK.

  5. If the Teradata server requires database user credentials:

    1. In the Access a Database dialog box, enter your username and password.

    2. Click Save.

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