Stash config file missing

Hi ,

I just installed Stash 2.9.3 and I cannot locate the file anywhere on the server.

It's installed on a Windows 2012 box and running as a service using a local account.

The reason I am trying to locate the file is because I am unable to get Stash connected to a MS SQL database. It keeps on saying "The configuration entered is not valid..." although I have confirmed the details are correct using a .udl file. So I was going to manually enter it in the file. At the moment it's running on an INTERNAL database.

Any help is appreciated.


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Hi Milan,

The file isn't created until it is needed, but you can manually create it if you need. Just put it in STASH_HOME/

Here's sample content from a mysql connection:




Hi Michael,

That worked, I was able to get it connected to the database by entering the details in the config file.

Thanks for your help.


How to get the .udl file?

Any advise?

Create a blank text file and just rename it to test.udl

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