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  1. Installing Custom Alarm

    After Alarm update 1.1.6 or later the following modification need to be made to get the Custom Alarms fully functional: Open up Task Scheduler Edit the Task vdv - Custom Alarm Go to the action Tab Edit the Action Start a program Make sure it i...
  2. Gauges

    Gauge Compass To add Compass Gauge to the Dashboard go to Setup > Dashboard and create new or edit existing Dashboard. Create new box on the Dashboard by clicking the plus button. Select the type Gauge Compass > Select Variable NOTE: Any v...
  3. Installing Data Source File Import

    Before using Data Source File Import then a few manual steps are needed after the component has been installed from the VDV Store. It is recommend that an IT person make these changes. Edit php.ini Open php.ini (located by default under C:\Vist...
  4. File Import

    To Access:  Data Source -> File Import File Format and File Location must be configured before adding a new File. Click the  button in top-right corner to add a new File to VDV. Data files can either be Incremental or Single ...
  5. File Location

    To Access:  Data Source -> File Location A File Location are predefined locations where data can be imported from. It can be location on the VDV Server or an FTP Directory. Click the  button in top-right corner to create a new File ...
  6. File Format

    To Access:  Data Source -> File Format For each data file that is imported into VDV there needs to be a File Format that matches the data file format. Using the File Format editor VDV can import almost any kind of delimited text based data...
  7. Update header - New sensors added to a data file

    If the logger output table changes for a .DAT file you must update the Header in db.robot.c to add the new columns to the database. The changes can be any of the following: Column(s) added to the data file Column(s) removed...
  8. Update Overview

    Update Overview shows list of all Sites that the user has access to and when last data was imported.  Read about how to configure Update Alarms here. GREEN BACKGROUND COLOR : If Site has been configured for an Update Alarm and the status ...
  9. Notes

    Notes allows users to add and view project Notes which can be connected to a specific Site and as if required specific sensor. Notes are access controlled so users will only see Notes that belong to Sites that they have access to.  There are 4...
  10. View GIS

    To Access: Go to Menu -> GIS  GIS Menu In  the top-right corner users can choose different options. Markers:  List of all markers on the GIS. Simple to filter out specific markers. Layers : List of all layers on the ...