How to determine the port number for your DB2 database instance to enter in Cognos Configuration for a Content Store
(The default Port number is 50000)
Resolving the problem
To locate the DB2 server name and port number on Windows:
- Open the DB2 Control Center on the Windows server.
- Right-click one of the available instances for the local machine.
- Click Setup Communications.
- Click Properties. The port number is listed in the Properties window.