The alarm page templates (except the Hardware
Alarms template) feature an interactive alarm list that supports
the following functionality:
The user can adjust the columns displayed on the
alarm list. Options include:
Reposition a column by
drag-and-drop its column heading to the new position.
Delete a column by drag-and-drop
its column heading (vertically) beyond the column heading row.
Insert or delete a column via a
pop-up menu by right-clicking a column heading
Adjust the size of a column by
dragging the column separator that appears at the right edge of a
Selection of Alarms
The user can select single or range of alarms on
the alarm list so that the same operation can be applied to
multiple selected alarms in one go. Alarm selection works as
To select a single alarm:
Left-click an alarm that is not already selected to select it.
To select a range of alarms:
Select a single alarm to mark the start of the selection. Then hold
the SHIFT key and left-click another alarm to extend the selection.
You can adjust the range of the selection by SHIFT left-clicking
another row of alarm.
To deselect alarm(s): Left-click
any alarm within a selection range to deselect the whole
Right-click on any alarm row to bring up the
context menu for alarm operations. If you right-click on an alarm
that is not already selected, this will select it. Subsequent
commands (selected from the context menu) will then only operate on
this single alarm. On the other hand, if you right-click on any
alarm within a selection range, this will not change the selection.
Subsequent commands selected will operate on each alarm within the
selection range. Several operation options are available in the
Information: displays the
detailed information of a single alarm that has the cursor focus
(indicated by surrounded by a white box).
Help: displays the Help page
(which is set in the Help field of the alarm record in Project
Editor) of a single alarm that has the cursor focus.
selected alarms. This option is restricted by the privilege set by
the parameter [Privilege]AckAlarms.
This is not available on the Alarm Summary page.
Disable: disables selected
alarms. This option is restricted by the privilege set by the
It is not available on the Disabled Alarms page.
Enable: enables selected alarms.
This option is restricted by the privilege set by the parameter
It is not available on the Active Alarms page.
Note: The Hardware Alarms template only
allows a single alarm to be selected. Its context menu has only the
Acknowledge option which is also restricted by the privilege set by