The Alarms Window is also referred to as Metasys - Events or Alarm Bar.
To enable the alarm pop-ups feature of the Alarms Window, on the View menu, select the Enable Alarm Pop-Ups check box.
To disable the alarm pop-up windows feature of the Alarms Window, on the View menu, remove the selection from the Enable Alarm Pop-Ups check box.
- You can perform this task only if you have permission to disable the alarm pop-ups feature.
- A dashed box appears around the alarm status bar icon when the alarm pop-up windows are disabled. If you click the icon, alarm pop-ups are automatically re-enabled, and the Alarms Window appears if applicable.
- By default, alarm pop-up windows are enabled every time you log into the system. However, if you want to disable the Alarm Window from appearing every time you log in, set the Enable alarm pop-ups on login attribute to False. This setting is located under Display Settings Tab. tab, User Preferences section. You can perform this task only if you have permission to change User Preferences. For more information, see