URL connection property parameters

You can specify the values for the jConnect driver connection properties when you define a URL.

NoteDriver connection properties set in the URL do not override any corresponding connection properties set in the application using the DriverManager.getConnection method.

To set a connection property in the URL, append the property name and its value to the URL definition. Use this syntax:


To set multiple connection properties, append each additional connection property and value, preceded by “&.” For example:


If the value for one of the connection properties contains “&,” precede the “&” in the connection property value with a backslash (\). For example, if your host name is “a&bhost,” use this syntax:


Do not use quotes for connection property values, even if they are strings. For example, use: