Step 1. Insert or Create an Object

Select or create an object from CimEdit's enormous selection.

Text example

Rectangle example

Text Example

  1. Click the Text button in the Text group  on the CimEdit Ribbon bar.

  2. Click the spot on the CimEdit screen where the text will display

  3. Double-click the default Text object.

The Properties dialog box opens.

Rectangle Example

  1. Click the Rectangle button in the Shapes group on the CimEdit toolbar.

  2. Create the rectangle shape on the CimEdit screen.

  3. Double-click the rectangle.

The Properties dialog box opens.

More information

System Sentry point by address on a CimEdit screen.