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DashboardsModule.HideDirectDataSourceConnections Property

Specifies if the Data Source Wizard allows setting direct Database connections.

Namespace:DevExpress.ExpressApp.Dashboards
Assembly:DevExpress.ExpressApp.Dashboards.v19.1.dll

Expanded Syntax

Property value

Type: Boolean
false, if the Data Source Wizard allows setting direct Database connections; otherwise, true.
The default is false.

Expanded Remarks

In the ASP.NET application, if the HideDirectDataSourceConnections property is set to true, the "Create data source..." link is hidden from the Add Data Source dialog.

In a WinForms application, if the HideDirectDataSourceConnections property is set to true, only the following Data Source Types are available in the Data Source Wizard:

  • Microsoft Excel workbook / CSV file
  • Data Extract
  • XAF Object DataSource

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