Funny, I came across both articles while researching, but didnīt read through all the text!
I remember I had a good laugh tho ->
""....Initially, I tried just dragging and dropping it onto the geometry, the connection editor popped up, its not a material duh! So after that brain fart I tried figuring out..."
because thats exactly the same what happened to me in the beginning.
I will dig into your's and Jayīs explanations later this day. Thanks a lot for pointing to them again!
everything starts and ends in the right place at the right time.