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  1. Client PiVIsion API accessible inside of  Custom Symbols

    Client PiVision API to reuse basic PiVision Client behaving inside of Custom Symbols.
    i.e
    - PI Time Expressions - Reference/Relative Time parser api/ validator
    - acces asset framework functions directly in the Custom Symbol

    4 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Extensibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    While we appreciate the interest the community has for this suggestion, we have decided to decline this item in favor of other high priority work the product needs. Thank you for your feedback, and please continue sharing suggestions for how we can improve PI Vision for you!

  2. Visually link items

    I would like to easily draw a broken arrow linking 2 graphical elements, so that they are visually linked together. This way, I could describe the flow of a process and, if I move a graphical element, I won't have to edit the complex set of lines I drew between them.

    2 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Symbols  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    While we appreciate the interest the community has for this suggestion, we have decided to decline this item in favor of other high priority work the product needs. Thank you for your feedback, and please continue sharing suggestions for how we can improve PI Vision for you!

  3. Aspect Ratio

    When adding an image I don't see any option to maintain the original images aspect ratio.

    33 votes

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    5 comments  ·  Symbols  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    While we appreciate the interest the community has for this suggestion, we have decided to decline this item in favor of other high priority work the product needs. Thank you for your feedback, and please continue sharing suggestions for how we can improve PI Vision for you!

  4. PI Manual Logger should support picture uploading together with data entry.

    PI Manual Logger should support picture uploading such that when the user found something physically abnormal during the tour run, they can quickly take photo and save it for later reference.

    PI Vision's comment does accept picture uploading, so it should be possible for PI Manual Logger too.

    30 votes

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    4 comments  ·  Manual Data Entry / PI Manual Logger  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thank you very much for sharing your feedback. After evaluating it further, we have decided to decline this item, due to other high priority engineering needs across the PI System. Thank you for your feedback, and know that we are listening and reviewing every item that gets submitted!

  5. Additional Login Prompt for Data Approval

    As a Manual Logger User, I would like for the users to be prompted to login twice. Once when accessing Manual Logger and then again when approving data to be sent to PI.

    1 vote

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    0 comments  ·  Manual Data Entry / PI Manual Logger  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thank you very much for sharing your feedback. After evaluating it further, we have decided to decline this item, due to other high priority engineering needs across the PI System. Thank you for your feedback, and know that we are listening and reviewing every item that gets submitted!

  6. Layers

    "Layers". It would be great if attributes could be groupped and visualized in layers. The Vision Dashboards would allow to activate or deactivate the layers. An example of two layers could be process measurements and calculated values. With the layers concept, it would be possible to visualize both types of attributes together or only one of them at a time. This would enhance the visualization experience.

    3 votes

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    1 comment  ·  User Experience  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    While we appreciate the interest the community has for this suggestion, we have decided to decline this item in favor of other high priority work the product needs. Thank you for your feedback, and please continue sharing suggestions for how we can improve PI Vision for you!

  7. Write business data to PI Vision display

    To be able to add business data coming from existing business systems into PI Vision displays.

    2 votes

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    While we appreciate the interest the community has for this suggestion, we have decided to decline this item in favor of other high priority work the product needs. Thank you for your feedback, and please continue sharing suggestions for how we can improve PI Vision for you!

  8. Disabling Engineering Unit for System Digital State

    Using value symbol in PI Vision, it will show the system digital state with the engineering unit. An example is "Unit Down MW" as MW is the engineering unit. As a user, it will like to value symbol to show the digital state without unit and value with unit.

    2 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Look & Feel / Styling  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    While we appreciate the interest the community has for this suggestion, we have decided to decline this item in favor of other high priority work the product needs. Thank you for your feedback, and please continue sharing suggestions for how we can improve PI Vision for you!

  9. Allow Tag Group Level Comment Tag to record all comments associated with tags in the same group

    In PI Manual Logger Web->Tag Group Configuration, a Comment Tag can be created.

    If, for example, comments were made for all of the tags in the same tag group, the user would like to see all of the comment strings in the same tag group level tag.

    4 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Manual Data Entry / PI Manual Logger  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thank you very much for sharing your feedback. After evaluating it further, we have decided to decline this item, due to other high priority engineering needs across the PI System. Thank you for your feedback, and know that we are listening and reviewing every item that gets submitted!

  10. Gauge: Scales inside

    As a display author, I would like to configure the location (inside/outside) of scales on horizontal and vertical gauge symbols. Currently if gauge scales are shown they are always outside or the bar/gauge.

    2 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Symbols  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    While we appreciate the interest the community has for this suggestion, we have decided to decline this item in favor of other high priority work the product needs. Thank you for your feedback, and please continue sharing suggestions for how we can improve PI Vision for you!

  11. Allow global and persisting pinned events for event comparison displays

    Enable select users to create pinned events that persist across displays - i.e. so that any time an EF search executed for a given template, all pinned events of that template shown.  In addition, allow these pinned events to be seen by all users.  This is to support golden batches.
    The idea is originated from the PI Square post,
    https://pisquare.osisoft.com/ideas/4147-pi-vision-allow-global-and-persisting-pinned-events-for-event-comparison-displays

    5 votes

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    While we appreciate the interest the community has for this suggestion, we have decided to decline this item in favor of other high priority work the product needs. Thank you for your feedback, and please continue sharing suggestions for how we can improve PI Vision for you!

  12. Direct visualization on PI Vision of the correspondence PI tag/asset atribute

    This "feature" is very useful for all users (specially Operations) when we change from ActiveView to Pi Vision. The transition period must be taken in account.

    It will be an extra if OSI can develop the visualization of some more detail information about the attributes of the assets in PI VISION.

    10 votes

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    0 comments  ·  AF Integration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    While we appreciate the interest the community has for this suggestion, we have decided to decline this item in favor of other high priority work the product needs. Thank you for your feedback, and please continue sharing suggestions for how we can improve PI Vision for you!

  13. Save graphs as image

    Save graphs as png or svg

    1 vote

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    0 comments  ·  Display Management / Displays Page  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    While we appreciate the interest for this suggestion, we have decided to decline this item in favor of other high priority work the product needs. Thank you for your feedback, and please continue sharing suggestions for how we can improve PI Vision for you!

  14. 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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    0 comments  ·  Authoring Displays  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    While we appreciate the interest the community has for this suggestion, we have decided to decline this item in favor of other high priority work the product needs. Thank you for your feedback, and please continue sharing suggestions for how we can improve PI Vision for you!

  15. Customize text in a collection when no results are returned

    For collections that are filtered, in many cases they will be empty which is the expected behavior (no assets in alarm for example). Currently when this is the case the following text is shown: "No items match the Collection Criteria."

    This message is long, not formatted in the same manner as the symbols in the collection, and it is not clear to an end-user who doesn't build displays who may not be familiar with collections.

    This text should be customizable so that the format can be made consistent, and so that the message can be written to reflect what the…

    6 votes

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    While we appreciate the interest the community has for this suggestion, we have decided to decline this item in favor of other high priority work the product needs. Thank you for your feedback, and please continue sharing suggestions for how we can improve PI Vision for you!

  16. Italian Language for PI Vision

    Include the Italian language in the next language pack like it has been done for Portuguese, Spanish, French etc... in the The PI Vision 2017 MUI Language Pack.

    3 votes

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  17. Sort Displays

    Ability to sort displays in any order i want (dragging and dropping would be the preferred method)

    2 votes

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  18. Asset Comparison Table: Add Child Attribute as Column

    Currently, this can be accomplished by organizing you AF structure with rows as element names (assets) and columns as attributes using an Asset Comparison Table. I would like to see OSI Take the next step to generalize the asset table to be able to use Attributes as rows and their child attributes as columns (where you can choose). However, it would be nice to be able to select any child attribute and display its value as a column within a table. This would make PI Vision Tables significantly more flexible.

    3 votes

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    While we appreciate the interest the community has for this suggestion, we have decided to decline this item in favor of other high priority work the product needs. Thank you for your feedback, and please continue sharing suggestions for how we can improve PI Vision for you!

  19. Table: Ability to put symbols inside table rows

    Be able to put symbols inside of table rows.

    8 votes

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  20. Provide a way to manage links used in many displays

    Provide a way to update links used in multiple displays, either with a way of bulk editing them or by allowing users to specify a variable in links that can be updated.

    8 votes

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