How to configure ODBC settings via Environment Manager Policy

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    Introduction

    When attempting to configure the Environment Manager (EM) Policy Action 'Create ODBC Connection' there are no connections available/listed when browsing via the EM Console Policy Action

    Detail

    The data source has not been specified

    1. Add a new node under your preferred node/Trigger (i.e. logon)
    2. Select ODBC from the Actions Menu
    3. Select the option to create an ODBC connection.
    4. If there are no ‘current connections’ visible under this field,you will need to add an ODBC Data Source (via Administrative Tools)
    5. When this has been done you can proceed to 'Create ODBC connection' from the Environment Manager Console Actions Menu
    6. You should see the ODBC connection under ‘currentconnections’, click on ‘select’.
    7. The ODBC Data Pairs should have been pulled through from the machine in question where the ODBC Data Source was created.
    8. Click OK and the action is now complete and should be visible in your EM Configuration.