Preferences - Naming and Signal - Johnson Controls - Metasys - LIT-12011147 - Software Application - Controller Configuration Tool - 13.1

Controller Tool Help

Brand
Johnson Controls
Metasys
Product name
Controller Configuration Tool
Document type
User Guide
Document number
LIT-12011147
Version
13.1
Revision date
2019-12-04
Language
English

See Setting Default Naming and Signal Preferences.

Table 1. Preferences - Naming and Signal Screen

Field

Description

Filter Text Box

Use to filter the content of the table. Type one or more letters appearing in the data you want to view. For example, to view heating preferences, type heat in the field. See the Filtering Naming and Signal Preferences section.

Column Headers (Sorting)

You can sort the contents in ascending/descending order. See the Sorting Naming and Signal Preferences section.

Application Name Column

Name of the application in which the object belongs. You cannot edit items in this column.

Function Name Column

Function of the object (for example, used for an Analog Input or for a command). You cannot edit items in this column.

Derived Name Column

Format of the object’s name. You cannot edit items in this column.

An object name consists of a defined Object Name Prefix and a defined Object Name Suffix. The object name is created by combining them. For example, the Object Name Prefix BLDG added to the Object Name Suffix of SP results in an object name of BLDG-SP.

Name Prefix Column

Full prefix of the object name. You can edit items in this column.

Name Suffix Column

Full suffix of the object name. You can edit items in this column.

Description Prefix Column

Full prefix of the object’s Expanded ID. You can edit items in this column.

Description Suffix Column

Full suffix of the object’s Expanded ID. You can edit items in this column.

Signal

Default signal used for the application. See the Object Naming and Signal Preferences section.

Reset

Resets the selected row to the Johnson Controls standard default value. See the Resetting Naming and Signal Preferences section.

Reset All

Resets all rows to the Johnson Controls standard default values. See the Resetting Naming and Signal Preferences section.

Import

Opens a saved object naming preference file and populates the naming and signal preferences screen with its data. See the Import and Export Preferences section.

Export

Saves naming and signal preferences to a file so you can access it from the same computer for later use or you can copy the file to use on another computer. See theImport and Export Preferences section.

Save

Applies the changes and closes the Preferences - Naming and Signal screen.

Close

Closes the Preferences - Naming and Signal screen without applying the changes.

Opens the Help system.