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Metasys SCT: System Configuration Tool Help

Product name
System Configuration Tool
Document type
User Guide
Document number
LIT-12011964
Version
13.2
Revision date
2020-01-21

Graphics appear in the navigation tree as stand-alone items. You can access graphics from a Tailored Summary, the Alarm Pop-ups window, or the Associated Graphic tab of a Field Controller device. The icon below identifies a Graphics+ graphic.

Figure 1. Icon for Graphics+ Graphics

When you open the graphic, a Display Control tool appears in the upper left corner of the active display panel. Use the Display Control to zoom and pan a graphic. You can also open the Trend Module from this control. See Figure 2 and Table 1 for details on the Display Control tool.

Figure 2. Graphics+ Control Tool

Table 1. Components of Display Control Tool
Callout Name Description
1

Collapse

Hides the Display Control tool. After you hide the tool, a faint arrow appears that allows you to restore the tool.

2

Fit to Window

(center block)

Zooms the graphic to fit in the frame.

3

Zoom Ball with Zoom Ring

Allows you to zoom by moving the ball clockwise (zoom in) and counterclockwise (zoom out) along the zoom ring.

4

Turn On/Off Panning

Enables and disables the panning tool that allows you to move the graphic in the workspace.

5

Move (four arrows)

Allows you to pan up, down, left, and right over the graphic in set increments.

6

Current Zoom Level

Displays the current zoom level.

7

Turn On/Off Zoom Mode

Enables and disables the manual zoom (magnifying glass) that allows you to re-center the graphic and zoom in an out.

8

Tools Menu

Drops down a list of Tools. At this time, only the Trend Module is available.

9

Trend

Opens and closes the Trend Module. This option appears when you click the Tools down arrow.

10

Move Display Control

Allows you to move the Display Control tool to a different area of the graphic.