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Searching for Sensors

Note:Sensor Search functionality is only available from EMS Version 1.0.9 onwards.

Accessing the Search Functionality

There are two routes for accessing the EMS Search functionality to locate Sensors on a Network:

From the Search field in the top right-hand corner of all EMS windows. See Figure 1027 below:

Figure 1027

Search Function Main Window

 

From within Edit Mode, using the Type to Search field on the left-hand side of the window, over the Zone list/tree. See Figure 1028 below:

Figure 1028

Type to Search Field Edit Mode

 

Clicking on the red delete icon removes any text entered from the Type to Search field. See Figure 1029 below:

Figure 1029

Delete Icon Type to Search field

Using the Search Function

Enter either the Sensor's Serial Number (Hardware Serial), Physical ID or Name into either Search field mentioned above.

In the Search field:

The Sensor matching the parameters entered will be shown in a drop-down field listing its location.

Typing a partial Serial Number, Physical ID or Name will result in all Sensors that match these partial parameters being displayed and whether the partial parameters match a Site, Zone, Sensor or all three. See Figure 1030 below:

Figure 1030

Search Result Field

 

In the Type to Search field in Edit Mode:

The Sensor matching the parameters entered will be shown in its location in the Zone list/tree view

Typing a partial Serial Number, Physical ID or Name will result in all Sensors that match these partial parameters being displayed in the same fashion. See Figure 1031 below:

Figure 1031

Search Function Results Zone Tree