Linking Channels to Locations - viewLinc 5.1

Vaisala viewLinc Enterprise Server version 5.1 User Guide

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viewLinc 5.1
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Product description > Features
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User guide

Manage Sites

Before you can start monitoring conditions with viewLinc , device channels must be linked to viewLinc Locations.

Full Control permission is required for all Locations being linked.
  1. In Sites Manager on the Zones and Locations tree, select an unlinked Location (displayed in italicized text.
  2. Select the Hosts and Devices tab.
  3. In the Hosts and Devices tree, select an unlinked channel (displayed in italicized text) with a matching measurement type.
  4. Select Configure > Link Channel
  5. In the Link Channel to Location window, choose when you want this new Location to start monitoring data.
    Start now
    Data is recorded starting from the next available sample time.
    Start from earliest available link time
    Include all channel data history recorded by the device. This option is useful if the channel has been in use but unlinked for a period of time.
    Start from a specified time
    Set a specific time to start recording data history. You may want to use this option to delay the start of recorded history.
  6. Select Link.
  7. Select Save.