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Add connection test in DSX

When adding a connection there should be an option to test the connection.   I was teaching a lab today and nearly half the students got the port or host name wrong.   They didn't know until they tried to use the connection in their notebook.   Universally the question was "why can't I test whether this connection works when I define it?"

  • Joel Patterson
  • Dec 14 2018
  • Needs review
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Who would benefit from this IDEA? Users to keep from adding bad connections
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