Basic Configurations

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Change Variable Names and Assign Units
When a data file is added to VDV the variable names are used as they appear in the header of the data file.  Creating Alias Names   for each variable and configuring Units   can be done online. Go to Setup  > Site a...
Alarm Setup
Alarms are a powerful feature that simplifies the operation of a network of dataloggers and eases the workload of the operators. Setting up alarms simple. Before setting up alarms a Contact  has to be created and which is then assigned to a ...
Create Plots in Historical Data
The Graphs in Historical Data are great for displaying a long time periods and large amounts of data. To categorize the data you can create any number of Pages . Each page can contain 1-6 Graphs. Each Graph can contain 1-5 Variables. Go to ...
Virtual Variables
Virtual Variables are used to create new calculated variables that are a mathematical function of one or more sensor readings. Virtual Variables can be used as any other sensor in the system. Add it to a plot and configure for an alarm.   Op...
Create a Contact and a Contact Group
Contacts are assigned to a Contact Group and are used to send out email notifications. One or multiple Contacts can be in each Contact Group and the same Contact can be in multiple Contact Groups. Create a Contact Go to Setup > Con...