Step 2.3. Configure Group Logging Attributes

Logging Attributes for a group table (e.g. GROUP_LOG) enables you to:

Select the current point attributes that will be logged to the table.

Log the name of the CIMPLICITY project.:

The checked logging attributes will be the default logging attributes for additional points you add to the group table.

image\Note.gif Note: You can also specify that selected attributes be logged for individual points in the group table.

  1. Select the Logging Attributes tab.

  1. Check any of the following point attributes to log:

Point Attribute

Log the:

Point Value

Point's current value.

Previous Value

Previous value recorded in this table for this point.

Raw Value

Point's raw value.

Alarm State

Point's alarm state when the value is being logged.


Point's Resource ID.

Time Last Logged

Time the point was last logged in this table.

Engineering Units

Point's engineering units.


Is the value of the QUALITY attribute.

User Flags

Value of the USER_FLAGS attribute.

Table attributes


Project name

Project name.

image\tips.gif Tip: Click Use Defaults to reset the Logging Attributes to their default values. The defaults are to:

Log Point and

Not log the Project Name.

Note: This also applies to BATCH_DATA attributes.

More information


Step 3. Configure Group Logging properties.