Step 3. Select Sound for an Alarm Class

You can configure an alarm class to use audio alarming on the Audio tab in the Alarm Class Configuration dialog box.

Hardware and software requirements to generate an audio alarm.

Steps to configure an audio alarm.

Hardware and software requirements to generate an audio alarm

 

Sound

Requirements

Wave file

Sound card to generate the sound.

Sound system, such as a speaker or headset, to make the sound audible.

Appropriate .wav file on the computer being used.

Beep

No requirements for:

A beep

(Supported Windows versions) the frequency, duration and number of beeps

Sound card for:

A beep, the frequency, duration and number of beeps.

Steps to configure an audio alarm

Step 3.1

Display the Audio tab in the Alarm Class Configuration dialog box.

Step 3.2

Configure sound for selected alarm levels.

 Important: Sounds only play if the CIMPLICITY┬« Alarm Sound Manager is running.

More information

Alarm class configuration.