Adding Sites to an Archive Database - 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

You must have at least one archive database defined. See Creating a New Archive Database for details.

To add sites to an archive database:

Procedure

  1. If the Insert Site wizard is visible, proceed to Step 2. Otherwise, with the Archive Database open, from the Insert menu, click Site. The Insert Site wizard’s Destination page opens.
    Note: Do not create multiple sites in an archive. The SCT does not allow multiple devices to have the same name under different sites in an archive.
    Figure 1. Insert Site Wizard - Destination Screen

  2. Select the root archive database and click Next.
  3. Follow the prompts on the screen to configure the site in the archive. See the following table for details.
    Table 1. Insert Site Wizard Screens

    Screen

    Purpose

    Destination

    Type or select the archive database to which you are adding the site.

    Identifier

    Type a unique name for the site.

    Configure

    Set the editable attributes of the Site object you are configuring, including Connection type and Site Time Servers. To access the BACnet system features of the Site object, click Advanced.

    Summary

    View the basic parameters of the site just added.

  4. Click Finish. A site is created with the parameters you have selected.
  5. In the Create Device window, select the type of device to create:
  6. Click OK.
    If you choose to create a device, a new wizard window appears.