How do I connect to a replica set?

To connect to a replica set, you should use the MongoDB URI syntax.   For instance, here I connect to a 3 node replica set running on my local host:

Although it's possible to specify username/passwords in the URI string, we recommend you specify them in the Authentication section below.  Passwords in URI strings are preserved between launches of dbKoda potentially creating a security issue should someone gain access to your computer.

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