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Editing a Sensor Group

Editing a Sensor Group

1.If the Edit/View Sensor Groups window is not already displayed, select Edit/View Sensor Groups from the EDIT/VIEW SENSOR GROUPS drop-down menu. See Figure 440 below:

Figure 440

Edit-View Sensor Groups Drop Down2

The Edit/View Sensor Groups window is displayed. See Figure 441 below:

Figure 441

Edit-View Sensor Groups2

2.Click on [Edit] in the Actions column for the required Sensor Group.

The selected Sensor Group's Edit Sensor Group window is displayed. See Figure 442 below.

The Site Members associated with the selected Sensor Group are shown in the Site Members pane. See Figure 442 below:

Figure 442

Edit Sensor Group

From this window, you can:

Add or Remove Sensors from the Sensor Group

Add Members to the Sensor Group

Delete Members from the Sensor Group

Select an additional Control Channel column for display in the Live View

 

Adding or Removing Sensors to/from the Sensor Group

1.Click on [Edit] on the required Site Member's row. See Figure 443 below:

Figure 443

Site Members Edit Edit Sensor Group

The Select Sensors window is displayed. See Figure 444 below:

Figure 444

Select Sensors Add Sensors

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

A list of Zones associated with the selected Site/Sub-Site is displayed.

Either:

Check or uncheck the tickbox to the left of the required Zone's name in the displayed list to select or deselect all of the Zone's Sensors.

Or:

i.Expand the Zone's Sensor list by clicking on the small arrow to the left of the tickbox to expand the Zone's Sensor list.

ii.Check or uncheck each required Sensor's tickbox to select or deselect individual Sensors. See Figure 444 above.

3.Click on the Save button.

Note:You may need to scroll down to the bottom of the Select Sensors window to uncover the Save button.

The Edit Sensor Group window is displayed.

4.Click on Update Group to add/remove the selected Sensors to/from the selected Site/Sub-Site which is a member of the chosen Sensor Group.

The Edit/View Sensor Groups window is shown, with a green message dialog displayed. See Figure 445 below:

Figure 445

Sensor Group Updated OK window

Note: The new Sensors are not actually added to the selected Site/Sub-Site in the database until the Update Group button is clicked. Prior to this changes only occur in the browser.

Adding Members to the Sensor Group

1.Click on [Add Member].

The Select Sensors window is displayed. See Figure 446 below:

Figure 446

Select sensors

2.From the Site/Sub-Site Name drop-down-list (containing a list of Sites/Sub-Sites the User has access to), select Sites/Sub-Sites to add as Site Members to the Sensor Group.

Selecting a Site/Sub-Site from the Site/Sub-Site Name drop-down-list displays a list of the selected Site/Sub-Site's Zones. See Figure 447 below:

Figure 447

Select Sensors List of Zones

Either:

Check the tickbox to the left of the Zone's name in the displayed list to select all of the Zone's Sensors.
See Figure 448 below:

Figure 448

Select Sensors - Zone Select All Tick Box

Or:

i.Expand the Zone's Sensor list by clicking on the small arrow to the left of the tickbox to expand the Zone's Sensor list. See Figure 449 below:

Figure 449

Select Sensors Zone Sensors List

ii.Check each required Sensor's tickbox to select individual Sensors. See Figure 450 below:

Figure 450

Tick Zones

3.Click on the Save button.

The Edit Sensor Group window is displayed with the new Site/Sub-Site added to the Site Members pane.

4.Click on Update Group to add the selected Site/Sub-Site its Sensors to the selected Sensor Group.

The Edit/View Sensor Groups window is displayed with a green message dialog displayed. See Figure 451 below:

Figure 451

Sensor Group Updated OK window

Note:The new Site/Sub-Site is not actually added to the selected Sensor Group in the database until the Update Group button is clicked. Prior to this changes only occur in the browser.

Deleting Members from the Sensor Group

In the Site Members pane of the Edit Sensor Group window, click [Delete] in the required Site Member's row.

The following warning message is displayed. See Figure 452 below:

Figure 452

Delete Entry Warning

Clicking on Yes deletes the Member from the Sensor Group.

Clicking on No cancels the deletion.

Conset Licencelicense

If a valid Conset Licencelicensehas been applied, an additional Control Channel column can be selected for display in the Live View. See Figure 453 below:

Figure 453

Control Channel Check Box

If the Control Channel box has been ticked, when a Sensor Group is shown in Live View, an additional, Control Channel, column will be shown on the right hand side of the table. See Figure 454 below:

Figure 454

Control Channel Column

For each Sensor in a Group with an additional Control Channel Selected:

If the Sensor has a Control Channel and a non-zero value is present on the Control Channel, the word 'ON' will be displayed in orange.

If the Sensor has a Control Channel and a zero value is present on the Control Channel, the word 'OFF' will be displayed in black.

If the Sensor has no Control Channel or there has been no value on the Control Channel within the configured elapsed time, the column will be blank.