Dynamics: Basic Shapes - Metasys - LIT-12011942 - Software Application - ODS Server - 10.1

Metasys Open Data Server Help

Product name
ODS Server
Document type
User Guide
Document number
LIT-12011942
Version
10.1
Revision date
2019-10-14

About this task

To bind Basic Shapes symbols to objects:

Procedure

  1. Double-click the Basic Shapes symbol. The Binding Information dialog box appears.
  2. Use the information in the following table to edit the fields.

    For information on default preferences for graphics (such as status colors, fan colors, state colors, and alarm flashing settings), see Graphic Settings Tab in the Preferences section.

    Table 1. Basic Shape Dynamics Options

    Field

    Description

    Object

    Allows you to type in the Item Reference of the object you want to bind to the Basic Shape. Or, lets you click the Browse icon to launch a tree browser to select the object to bind to the Basic Shape.

    Attribute

    Allows you to select the object’s attribute to bind to the Basic Shape.

    State 0

    Allows you to set the color for State 0.

    The default color is determined by the preferences. See Graphic Settings Tab in the Preferences section for details.

    State 1

    Allows you to set the color for State 1.

    State 2

    Allows you to set the color for State 3.

    State 3

    Allows you to set the color for State 4.

    All Other States

    Allows you to set the color for all other states.

    Orientation

    For the triangle basic shape, chooses the position of the point (Up, Down, Left, or Right).

    OK

    Accepts changes.

    Cancel

    Cancels changes.