Using a Tailored Summary - Metasys - LIT-12011964 - Software Application - System Configuration Tool - 13.2

Metasys SCT: System Configuration Tool Help

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

About this task

Note: You can perform this task in the online Site Management Portal UI for the Site Director.

Procedure

  1. View the Tailored Summary as described in the Viewing a Tailored Summary section.
  2. Work with the Tailored Summary table and Key Data table as outlined in the following table:
    Table 1. Working with Tailored Summaries

    Type of Table

    Available Operations

    Tailored Summary table

    To issue commands, select one or more items (that is, select the table cells), then right-click and select Command. To command all items in a column, right-click the column header and select Command. For example, use this process to send an operator override command to multiple items.

    To make modifications, select one or more items, then right-click and select Modify. To modify all items in a column, right-click the column header and select Modify. See the Modify Dialog section for details. For example, use this process to change the Authorization Category for multiple items.

    To view an item, select an item and right-click and select View. The item appears in the display panel.

    To resize a column, place the cursor between the column headers so that the cursor is a double-sided arrow. Click and drag the column to the desired width.

    To sort the column data alphanumerically, click a column header. Click the column header again to sort in the reverse order.

    To rearrange the order of the columns while viewing the Tailored Summary, select a column header and use drag-and-drop to move it to the desired location.

    To keep a snapshot of the Tailored Summary’s data for later comparison, select and copy the table data. Then paste it into a program such as Microsoft Excel®. Use the keyboard shortcuts Ctrl+A, Ctrl+C, and Ctrl+V.

    To view a graphic associated with field controller, double-click the graphic icon that appears in the second column of the table (by default). The graphic appears in the display panel.

    To link a graphic to multiple field controllers, select the field controllers, then right-click and select Modify. The Global Modify dialog box appears. Edit the Graphic and Graphic Alias attributes as desired and click Send. This procedure applies only to field controllers. See Performing a Global Modify in the Modify Dialog section for details.

    Figure 1. Viewing a Graphic from a Tailored Summary

    Key Data table

    To issue a command, select one item and right-click and select Command.

    To make modifications to an item, select one item and right-click and select Modify. See the Modify Dialog section for details.

    To view an item, select one item and right-click and select View. The item appears in the display panel.

    To resize a column, place the cursor between the column headers so that the cursor has double-sided arrows ( ). Click and drag the column to the desired width.

    To rearrange the order of the columns, select a column header and use drag-and-drop functionality to move it to the desired location.

    To view a graphic associated with a field controller, double-click the graphic icon that appears in the first column of the table (by default). The graphic appears in the display panel.

    To link a graphic to a field controller, select the field controller, then right-click and select Modify. The Modify dialog box appears. Edit the Graphic and Graphic Alias attributes as desired and click Send. This procedure applies only to field controllers. See the Modify Dialog section for details.

    Note: You cannot perform global commands/modifications or sort the data in the Key Data table.