UMDW University of Montana's Financial Data Warehouse

Welcome to the Training & Handbook for UMDW, the University of Montana's Financial Data Warehouse available for download, installation and use by Helena College and UM Administrators.

Installation Instructions

Notice:  If you are receiving the license expires notice you can rerun the the installer below to update the file or follow these instructions to manually update the .accde file.

Minimum System Requirements

  • Compatible with most windows PC’s. Windows 7 and newer. Both 32 and 64 bit.
  • Compatible with MS Access 2013 and newer. Both 32 and 64 bit. 
  • The proper Oracle ODBC Driver Required. (This will be installed with the UMDW Install Package)
    • 32 bit MC Access Products Oracle 32 bit driver recommended)
    • 64 bit MC Access Products Oracle 64 bit driver recommended)

Download Instructions

(Requires Administrative Permissions on your PC to run the installer)

Download UMDW

  • Click the DOWNLOAD UMDW button above.
  • Click run at the installer prompt.
  • Reboot the computer when installer has finished.

To Login the first time:

  • This shortcut icon  will be present on your desktop
  • Double Click on the desktop icon to open UMDW

Click Open if you see this security notice:

Security Notice

Note: If this yellow bar is across the top of the application make sure you click 'Enable Content' before you continue.

Enable Content

  • Type for the Data Source Name (DSN) 
  • Log In with User Name and password.
  • You also need an updated TNSNAMES.ORA file to place in the Instantclient_19_6 folder on your C: Drive.

Note: This is a separate account that you should have received, not linked to the NetID password.  To Request a UMDW account download the Account Request Form.

Login and Relink



Contact Information

Phone: 406-447-6960

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