Jaspersoft MSSQL Dynamic ports

During an installation of Jaspersoft  it has been setup with "dynamic ports" into the MS SQL Server 2012 database, however the application (CA PPM 14.2) that uses that instance of jasper does not support "dynamic ports".

Does anyone know where in the myriad of configuration files I can find where dynamic ports is set?
 and,
How do I set it to a specific port such as 1433?
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PortletPaulfreelancerAsked:
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Raja Jegan RSQL Server DBA & Architect, EE Solution GuideCommented:
There are 2 ways to resolve your problem:
1. Change Jasper to use the Dynamic port of SQL Server that is currently allocated by modifying it in the datasources in the below format by replacing 1433 with the assigned value.
  Ÿ  Driver: com.microsoft.sqlserver.jdbc.SQLServerDriver
  Ÿ  Sample URL: jdbc:sqlserver://hostname:1433;databaseName=yourDatabase
2. Change SQL Server port used in SQL Server Configuration Manager to  use 1433 if no other instance of SQL Server is using it by following the below steps:
1. Open SQL Server Configuration Manager with Run as Administrator.
2. Click on SQL Server Network Configuration.
3. Click on Protocols for your instance.
4. Click on TCP/IP and Go to IP Addressed tab.
5. Go to the end of the page and in IP All, Clear the values in TCP Dynamic Ports and enter 1433 for TCP Port.
6. Click OK and then restart your SQL Server services.
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PortletPaulfreelancerAuthor Commented:
I now see my question is ambiguous, so sorry. SQL Server is fine, it has already been set to a static port.

The problem is changing Jaspersoft to recognise and use the same port.

& if recommending changes in a file could you identify the path to the file?
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PortletPaulfreelancerAuthor Commented:
My tech guys are going to re-install, I suspect this may make this question redundant. I will let you know.
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Raja Jegan RSQL Server DBA & Architect, EE Solution GuideCommented:
Hi Paul,

Kindly let me know whether you have tried Option 1 and modified the port in Jasper Connection string..
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PortletPaulfreelancerAuthor Commented:
& if recommending changes in a file could you identify the path to the file?

is that connection string found under Jasper? Tomcat? Java?
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Raja Jegan RSQL Server DBA & Architect, EE Solution GuideCommented:
Ok, then you might need to login to your JasperServer probably http://localhost:8080/jasperserver-pro.
Under Folders, you should be able to see the list of Data Sources that are currently created.
Try modifying the port mentioned in your data source connection string to the required value and try it once..
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PortletPaulfreelancerAuthor Commented:
Raja, sorry the product was re-installed and the problem resolved that way.
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PortletPaulfreelancerAuthor Commented:
Appreciate the help offered but the problem was only resolved by re-installation.
Apologies for late resolution.
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