ThingWorx Edge ADO Service > Starting the ADO Service
  
Starting the ADO Service
To start the ADO service and verify the connection to the ThingWorx platform, follow these steps:
1. On the remote PC, start the service.
2. In ThingWorx Composer, create a thing using a RemoteDatabase template.
3. In ThingWorx Composer, verify that the remote device is connected.
4. Start the console or service.
5. In ThingWorx Composer, go to the Services page for the thing created above, add a local service and change the service type to SQL (Query) or SQL (Command), and write the actual SQL in the script window.