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  1. Possible wrong answer in Gateway Network V 7.9 Topic Challenge

    Question:

    Which of the following are identifiers that can be configured on a Security Zone? Select all that apply.
    -Project names
    -User names
    -Gateway names
    -mac addresses
    -host names

    Video(security zones and service security @1:25)
    -IP addresses, Host names, Gateway names

    My answer:
    -Host Names & Gateway Names
    - I believe that the MAC Address option should be changed to IP Address, since a MAC address is a hardware address.

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  2. Wrong answer in the Gateway Security Challenge

    The question is "When using the Verify Authentication Profile page in the Gateway, you can test multiple authentication profiles at the same time." As I understand it, the page allows a test of one user in one profile at a time but the answer "False" turns up wrong.

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  3. SFC in Ignition has duplicate videos

    SFC Elements --> "Begin Step" and "Begin Step and Using Parameters" are the same video

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  4. Possible error in challenge question/answer in connecting to siemens

    Following is a link to screen shots of a challenge question and of the path in the challenge application;

    https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0B6TOf1YQjdYtY0psdnFkakFvWk0?usp=sharing

    The choices in the questions are variations of a string tag and yet the path in the application is DB500,DI8. Either I completely misunderstand the question or the challenge exam and the application are out of sync

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  5. Error in challenge question for Advanced Gateway Settings

    I received the question what file to edit to change the Java version with a write in answer. I entered Ignition.conf and it was deemed incorrect even though that is the correct answer.

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  6. Text Based Course Accompaniment

    I find that I personally learn much more effectively if I read information as opposed to hearing it. It would be quite beneficial to myself, and I suspect others, if there were text based accompaniments, including information relevant to the challenges, for each video course.

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  7. Text Mistake :maniupulated for manipulated

    Topic
    Understanding Components
    CHALLENGE QUESTION 3/15
    Q:
    SVGs or vector graphics cannot be maniupulated on the screen.

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  8. Update videos for Ignition's Systems Architecture for current licensing/pricing

    Please update the videos for Ignition's Systems Architecture for current licensing structure. Still shows OPC-UA is free, for example

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  9. Printable Certificate

    After course completion, a printable Certificate for presentation to an employer to show verified proof of having earned the credential would be nice.

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  10. have someone check your

    have someone check your online courses they are not working

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  11. Unable to answer this question in the Scripting Module

    If a timer script that is configured at fixed rate of 5,000ms takes 250ms to execute, what is the time between executions, in milliseconds? (no dots or commas)

    It's fixed rate so it's my understanding that it should run the script every 5,000ms.

    I tried 5000 and 5000ms but both were incorrect.

    I had to retake the test and extra 5 time before I got a version of it that did not ask me this question

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  12. Typo in Instrument Interface Components question

    One of the questions under Instrument Interface Components is:
    "Does the parse results method 'isValid()' return a true or a false if the results are valid."
    The possible answers are "true" or "false".

    If the question is a statement that the testee needs to evaluate as either true or false, then it should not start as an interrogative ("Does the parse results method..."), and the answer options should be "yes" and "no". If the question is asking whether the returned value is true or false, then it should end with a question mark.

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  13. Question answer possibly wrong

    In the Alarm Notification Pipelines quiz, under Alarming in Ignition, One of the questions is:
    "The notification consolidation frequency setting is the max amount of time to wait while consolidating alarms before the alarms get sent out."
    And the accepted answer is: "True".

    In the help text, it says "[Consolidation] Frequency - The max frequency with which the profile can send alarms".

    "Maximum" frequency should be translated to "minimum" intermediate time. So either the answer should be false, or the question should be reworded. Am I mistaken about this?

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  14. Possible Typo in Challenge Question

    Challenge Question in Project Security in Client reads "Individual Tag permissions are on a pre-project basis" should this be "per-project basis"?

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  16. Enable google to crawl the forum again!

    It is now very difficult to find the wealth of useful info that is in the forum using a google search such as:
    site:inductiveautomation.com/forum help me

    The forum no longer shows up in google searches, which means we cannot specifically use google to search your forum. It appears it has been blocked by your robots.txt file. In a previous life the forum was definitely in google!

    The forum software search is really not very good at all, this is normal for all forums unless you install something like elasticsearch.

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    planned  ·  Steven FongSteven Fong responded

    Hi Roy, Not sure why google search was blocked in the first place. We’ll make the forum searchable in an upcoming maintenance cycle. Thanks for the feedback!

  17. The questions on the tests A) need to be worded better B) need to be evaluated to see if they are even talked about in the training.

    Put a tracker on answered questions. Review the questions that are answered wrong by the most people, and questions that are answered incorrectly repeatedly by the same person retaking the test.

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  18. For the 6th (final) Challenge Question Set in the v7.8 "Tags in Ignition" course, an INCORRECT ANSWER is required to pass.

    For the 6th (final) Challenge Question Set in the v7.8 "Tags in Ignition" course, an INCORRECT ANSWER is required to pass. The question relates to which System Tag metrics are available - while OPC is now included as a System Gateway Tag folder in v7.8, the Challenge requires that OPC be selected as "not provided".

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    Steven FongSteven Fong responded

    Thanks for the heads up. I’ve forwarded this to the IU content team

  19. Scripting Basics answer is wrong

    The answer to the question "What is the output of the following code?" seems to be wrong.
    The code is:

    x = 0
    for i in range(5):
    x = x+1
    print x

    which should give the answer 5 but for some reason it displays it as wrong.

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  20. IU navigation on the side of the screen instead of the bottom.

    When taking the courses, I have to adjust the screen after each course because the navigation is below the screen. If the navigation controls were on the side, I could keep the screen in the same place and not have to continually adjust it. Or you could have a laptop setting that fits everything into a laptop sized screen.

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