Connecting to your Stellar Personal node only takes a few steps.
The first thing is to make sure you're synced and ready. When you're showing synced and ready, click on the connect tab in your node dashboard to get started.
Get your node Info:
you'll need to connect with the Horizon server. What is Horizon?
Go to the Horizon Reference Overview for libraries to interact with Horizon.
For additional articles, see our Stellar knowledgebase for how to connect and use SDKs on your node. (link: https://support.blockdaemon.com/hc/en-us/sections/360003186312-Stellar ).
More info on working with Horizon for connection and use:
How to use Sdk's on a Stellar node: https://support.blockdaemon.com/hc/en-us/articles/360014659171-How-To-Use-SDKs-On-A-Stellar-Node