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Modify the specified connection.

For more information on connections, see Connection Types.

Version:  v4

Required Permissions

NOTE: Each request to the Trifacta® platform must include authentication credentials. See API Authentication.


Request Type: PATCH




<id>Internal identifier for the connection

Request URI - Example:


Request Body:

Only the properties that are being modified need to be included in the request. In the following example, the default database and the description of the connection are modified:

  "params": {
     "defaultDatabase": "my_default_db"
  "description": "This connection uses a non-default default DB."


Response Status Code - Success:  200 - OK

Response Body Example:

    "id": 8,
    "updater": {
        "id": 1
    "updatedAt": "2019-01-25T23:19:27.648Z"


For more information on the properties of a connection, see API Connections Get v4.

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