Adding Trend Extensions to Objects - Metasys - LIT-1201535 - Supervisory Device - Network Engine

N1 Migration with the NIE Technical Bulletin

Product name
Network Engine
Document type
Technical Bulletin
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About this task

Objects from the Metasys N1 Network that had Trends attached to them when they were imported to the Metasys system have Trend extensions corresponding to those trends. Only the attributes described in Table 1 are migrated. Any other attribute in the NCM used as the source for Trends or Totalizations is not migrated to an NIE Trend or Totalization extension.


  1. Click New in the Trend row. The Insert Trend Wizard Select Attribute screen appears.
  2. Click other to show the list of attribute options.
  3. Select the attribute to trend and click Next. The Insert Trend Wizard Configure screen appears.
    Figure 1. Insert Trend Wizard - Select Attribute Screen

  4. Configure and click Next. The Insert Trend Wizard Summary screen appears.
    Figure 2. Insert Trend Wizard - Configure Screen

  5. Review the Summary screen and click Finish to create the Trend extension. The Extension Wizard appears with a check box for the new Trend extension.
    Figure 3. Extension Wizard with Status Trend Added