PI Vision

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  1. Move element through vertical or horizontal axis

    Possibility to move an element through a vertical or horizontal axis, for example when pressing the SHIFT key. Maybe it can be considered as a snap-to-grid feature.

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  2. Add new element to group without ungrouping

    It is not possible to add a new element to a group already defined without ungrouping it and then grouping all elements together.

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  3. Add keyboard shortcuts for object resizing

    Add keyboard shortcuts for resizing objects (e.g., embedded images). In PowerPoint, for example, you can resize shapes by holding Shift (or Shift+Ctrl) and using the arrow keys.

    3 votes
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  4. 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…

    3 votes
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  5. PI Vision 2017 Can the Table / Comparison Table rows lock as an option

    Need the Asset Table & Comparison Asset Table to have the option to lock the current select rows.  So that they don't get resorted when users click any of the table headers.  The reason this is mentioned, there maybe other multi state visuals associated to a row.   See attached file for an example.

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  6. Dynamically create symbols for all attributes of an asset in a particular attribute category

    Create a new type of collection symbol that contains a symbol (e.g., gauge) for each of the attributes of the currently selected asset or only the attributes belonging to one or more attribute categories. One use case is to use attribute categories defined in AF as collection criteria in PI Vision; then symbols for attributes that do not exist on a particular asset do not show up in the collection instead of showing the symbol with “No Data”.

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  7. Ability to add Path to Asset Comparison Table

    Element Path in asset comparison table

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  8. 3 votes
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  9. Shape Switcher: Change shapes from one to another

    When authoring a display, be able to change shapes from one to another. For example, change a circle to a square.

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  10. Set the default display name when Saving

    When a user Saves a display, default the name of the display based on the Element Context or Template. For example, "Mine Truck Display" or "Mine Truck 1 Display".

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  11. Allow the manipulation of PI Vision Displays using PI Builder

    It would be very beneficial to be able to export the attributes/tags with some simplified symbol column (so you could tell which was which in large displays) in order to update displays as your AF Hierarchy or AF Templates mature.This would also help with many other aspects of building consistent PI Vision displays.
    Another aspect of this might include the multistate associated with the symbol.

    2 votes
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  12. 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.

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  13. 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.

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  14. 2 votes
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  15. Filter collections and events by limit attributes

    Instead of filtering collections with criteria like - "tell me all reactors over 200 degrees" as it stands now, make it where the collection, event frame table, or whatever we are looking at be filtered by "tell me all reactors over temperature|hi limit"

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  16. 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.

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  17. KPI Display for Morning check in

    It should only require a few steps to create a table of Key Performance Indicators with their current values. Such a table could be used at the shift turnover or management meeting to provide a quick overview of the state of manufacturing at that time. The table might not be a single asset (or it could be), but should give a quick, one page/screen summary of the most important information in a moment.

    This should go in a Dashboarding category.

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  18. Scaling a signal individually when i use single scale

    Hi! I want the ability to set an individual scale on one signal when i use single scale for the other signals.

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  19. 2 votes
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  20. display digits in tables

    Tables seem to want to show exponents sometimes, which does not fit with normal use cases for displaying numbers.

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