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  1. 4 votes

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  2. Symbol Properties: Set exact symbol size in pixels

    Ability to size symbols by pixels. In other words, we can manually define the size of the symbols by entering height/length and width properties.

    11 votes

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  3. Add ability to sort attributes by name in PI Vision

    When looking at Attributes, they are sorted by Category. With hundreds of attributes, sometimes it seems more convenient to find an attribute quick Alphabetically. Provide two checkboxes to the right of the ATTRIBUTES header. Alphabetical or Category.

    2 votes

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  4. Edit a Data Item by Typing or Pasting a Data Item Path

    In addition to the drag-drop option available for attributes, maybe having a textbox functionality that allows us to apply/change the name of the object’s attribute and thus changing the related attribute easily without having to search for it.

    4 votes

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  5. Allow grouping of trend scale in PI Vision

    In PI Vision (and ProcessBook if changes are still in the works) allow grouping of y-axis scales. i.e. In a 5-pen trend, two are on “Scale 1” and three are in “Scale 2”. Makes for less y-axis space required.

    1 vote

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  6. More Modern Symbol Library

    We would like to sere more modern graphics / symbols in the library.  Even in the new PI Vision, the graphics need to be updated.

    27 votes

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  7. Resize uploaded image with define sizing value.

    be able to set sizing of the uploaded image so that every image will have the same standard size and resolution. Eg; Developing HMI screen. So every screen will have the same size and better user experience.

    And like Processbook to be able to fit the bounding rectangle to the image size.

    10 votes

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  8. Provide more configurability for library symbols

    Provide more configurability, such as the ability to configure borders, for library symbols.

    2 votes

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  9. Allow embedded images to be locked/anchored in place

    Allow embedded images to be locked/anchored in place to avoid them accidentally being moved while the display is being edited.

    2 votes

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  10. improving the right click menu

    Hello,
    as a PIVision display developer I found that the following ideas may improve our workflow, thank you for your great work !

    Adding more options to the right click menu such as the proposed functionalities on PIVision. In addition to the Copy/Paste Options to add (for objects), also add the drawing features (draw a line, square, circle, etc.) when right clicking on the display for example.

    1 vote

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  11. Specify precise XY Coordinates for a symbol

    When arranging symbols on a display, it would be useful to be able to specify the XY coordinates for the symbol to aid in precise placement of the symbol on the display.

    3 votes

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  12. Edit attribute path in PI Vision

    When the value of an attribute is hovered over, it shows the path for the attribute. but one cannot edit the value.

    Toby wants to be able to edit the path of an AF attribute to replace the value of that attribute with another one without having to drag the new attribute to replace it current one.

    10 votes

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  13. Replicate the Pi Table functionality previously available in Pi WebParts

    The Pi Table Web Part provided the ability to easily create powerful displays that included Pi Data and relational in a single Element Relative display. For example, you could create a view of an asset's current status, and combine that with defects and work orders.

    54 votes

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  14. Make selections persist using double-click

    Make selections, such as the selection of a shape when editing a display, persist using double-click. Similar functionality exists in Microsoft Office products, such as when using the Format Painter.

    1 vote

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  15. Cross-Hatch Fill Mode for Standard Shapes

    Provide the ability to cross-hatch the standard shapes (e.g., a rectangle), in addition to the existing fill modes (e.g., original, shaded, solid, etc.).

    1 vote

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  16. Allow Digital States to skip state numbers

    Currently if you have a digital state set for the following:
    0 = Closed
    1 = Open
    255 = Unknown
    You are required to create a digital state for everything from 2-255. It does not allow non contiguous state sets. This is a problem when using a PI tag that uses this state in AF/PI Vision. Setting an attribute to anything in AF brings the state name correctly into AF, however in PI Vision adding a multistate that uses this attribute the entire list of 256 states is shown.
    An alternative would be allow an excluded digital state name that…

    7 votes

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  17. Filtering a collection using an “OR”

    Currently we are able to modify collection criteria to include only those elements with attributes in a given value range, and because we’re able to do this with multiple attributes, we can essentially create an “AND” statement.  We would also like to be able to use this filtering with an “OR” statement (see attached image).

    7 votes

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  18. Value symbol component arrangement

    At present, if I want the label to be anywhere other than above the value, I must create it as a separate text item. I'd like it to be at leasst as good as in Procesbook where you could specify how the value, label and timestamp were arranged.

    21 votes

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  19. Show data sources linked to a symbol

    Currently a symbol (except some standard symbols) do not have any way to show which data items are linked to a symbol. If you need to be sure, you either need to remove and recreate the symbol, or build support for that in your custom symbol, or look into the display definition in SQL.

    I would like some way do look into which data items are used in a symbol, so that users can validate the configuration of the symbol.

    8 votes

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  20. It would be extremely useful if Vision had a way to get a large number of results into a symbol in a quick and efficient manner.

    It would be extremely useful if Vision had a way to get a large number of results into a symbol in a quick and efficient manner. With a search that returns a large number of results, the Assets pane splits the results into pages of 50 items each. If there are 1000 points one wants to get into a symbol like the Asset Comparison, you have to go page, by page, by page, 20 times, selecting all points on each page. It is very time consuming.

    3 votes

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