Due to popular request we decided to implement support for Microsoft Azure into our OpenSync QuickBooks sync solution. There are few steps required on the Azure-end to make the connection but once you do you will be able work with it just as you would any OpenSync database.
First are the requirements:
- OpenSync version 2.0.51 or later
- Windows 7 , Server 2008 or later
- The 32 bit SQL native Client version 10 or later. This can be downloaded from microsoft.com
And finally the steps to add a Microsoft Azure database:
To create a new Azure database follow the instructions detailed in this video.
For connectionString help, follow the instructions here.
The Azure database can now be used as any other database in OpenSync. Woo-hoo! If you have any issues, please leave a post in our support forums