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Creating a Sensor Group

To Create a Sensor Group

1.Either:

Click on the Add a Sensor Group button at the bottom of the Edit/View Sensor Groups window.

Or:

From the EDIT/VIEW SENSOR GROUPS drop-down menu, select Create Sensor Group. See Figure 431 below:

Figure 431

Edit-View Sensor Groups Drop Down

 

The Create Sensor Group window is displayed. See Figure 432 below:

Figure 432

Create Sensor Group Winodw2

2.Enter a name for the Group in the Group Name: field. See Figure 432 above.

3.Click on [Add Member] in the Site Members pane. See Figure 432 above.

The Select Sensors window is displayed. See Figure 433 below:

Figure 433

Select sensors

4.Select the required Site or Sub-Site from the Site/Sub-Site Name drop-down list.

The Zones associated with the selected Site or Sub-Site are displayed. See Figure 434 below:

Figure 434

Select Site-Sub-Site

5.Either:

i.Click on the small arrow to the left of the Zone's name that contains the Sensors that you wish to add to the Sensor Group. See Figure 435 below.

The selected Zone's Sensor list is expanded. See Figure 435 below:

Figure 435

Expand Zone Select Sensors

ii.Tick the checkbox(s) next to the Zone's Sensor(s) that you wish to add to the Sensor Group. See Figure 436 below:

Figure 436

Tick Zones

Or:

Tick the Zone Name checkbox at the top of the list to select all Sensors, associated with all Zones, for the selected Site. See Figure 437 below:

Figure 437

Select Sensors - Zone Select All Tick Box

6.Once you are happy with your selections click on Save.

The Create Sensor Group window is displayed with the new Sensor Group's details entered.
The new Group's Site Member(s) are shown in the Site Members pane. See Figure 438 below:

Figure 438

Create Sensor Group New Site Members

7.Click on Create Group.

The Edit/View Sensor Groups window is displayed, with the new Sensor Group's name added to the Sensor Group Name column and a green message dialog displayed. See Figure 439 below:

Figure 439

Sensor Group Added OK Message

Note: The new Sensor Group is not actually created in the database until the Create Group button is clicked.
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