We have two SQL Connections in our environment:
A Connection Reference in a managed solution was set up during import to reference 'SQL-1'.
Can we now edit/change/reimport this Connection Reference in our solution to point to 'SQL-2' instead?
Thanks in advance
Are you referring to the following:
In which case, select add new connection for the first SQL action and then subsequently update all of the other Actions in the Flow.
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I forgot about this for a while because we have a bit of a workaround - but we still have the wrong connection assigned to a Connection Reference in a Production Managed Solution.
Because the connection reference is used by both Flows and PowerApps, I would like to change it here:
Obviously in an unmanaged solution I can Edit this connection reference. However, as a Managed solution we were able to assign the Connection to the Connection Reference during our first import, but do not know any mechanisms to change this ongoing.
FWIW I believe this should an available feature, especially as organisation may mature to towards more modern authentication types, segregation of duties etc - in which cases the need for new Connections may be required (not just editing existing ones linked to Connection References).
Thanks for helping!
Thanks for that - so in my case, what are the options for getting the Connection Reference changed from SQL 1 to SQL 2?
It seems the only way would be to delete the Solution, re-import, and choose SQL 2 for the Connection Reference value. But then I would lose all the permissions to my PowerApp, right? Possibly worse - the App ID/URL could change?
You have to change connection on un managed solution once you did all change export it as managed solution that only way
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Sorry, but how would this work?
If I change the connection in the source environment, how does Power Platform know which Connection to use for the Connection Reference in the target environment after export? The connections will have different names/IDs/values....
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