CEMT Connections

In the Central Enterprise Management Tool ( CEMT ), click Setup, Connections.

You can connect to unlimited databases using the CEMT. You can also group connections together to make running reports easier.

Use the Up, Down, or Alphabetize buttons to reorder the connections.

Automatically Log On: Check to automatically log on to target database when connecting through CEMT.

Dynamic Mode (launch mismatched version): Use when you need to connect to a database from a different version of Open Dental without updating or downgrading your local client.

To set up individual database connections click Add, or double-click an existing connection to edit.

Enter connection details, then click OK.

Connection Groups

Connection groups are useful when you want to run reports for a certain grouping of database connections. From here you can also set a default connection group.

On the main Central Manager window, click Setup, Groups.

In the upper left, select the default connection group. This group will be the default group that shows when the CEMT is launched.

Click Add, or double-click an existing group to edit.