Cannot connect to external redis instance - solved

I deployed nodered via docker/dockerhub

As shown in the attachment, I'm hosting my redis on a seperate server within the same subnet as my nodered.

I changed the redis instance information to point to the IP of the server, however the debug logs point to nodered connecting to localhost instead of the

Can somebody please advise?

If you click on the pen next to the server field what does it show?

Yes, using the pen button was how I initially added my external redis instance

Here is the screenshot:

Sorry, don't know. Hopefully someone with knowledge of these nodes will be able to help.


Connection Options parameter receives IORedis object or string (

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