Connect to Data Sources with the SQL Server Import and Export Wizard

APPLIES TO: yesSQL Server, including on Linux yesAzure SQL Database yesAzure SQL Data Warehouse noParallel Data Warehouse

The topics in this section show you how to connect to many commonly used data sources when you run the SQL Server Import and Export Wizard. You have to provide connection info for your data sources on the Choose a Data Source and Choose a Destination pages of the wizard.

The topics in this section describe only how to connect to data sources from the Choose a Data Source and Choose a Destination pages of the wizard. If you're looking for something else, see Related tasks and content.

Connect to a commonly used data source

Click a link to learn more about connecting to one of the following commonly used data sources.

Connect to other data providers

For info about how to connect to a data source that's not listed here, see The Connection Strings Reference. This third-party site contains sample connection strings and more info about data providers and the connection info they require.

Here are some other basic tasks.

See also

Choose a Data Source
Choose a Destination