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  1. 3D Modelling in PI Vision

    Option to add 3D models in Pi Vision edit mode, to allow for displays to accurately show real positions of the pulled data. With the ability to rotate around to visualise the physical equipment.

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  2. Change order of columns in tables in config pane

    Change order of columns in data/asset tables in the configuration pane. The order can currently be changed by clicking and dragging on column headers, but it would be more consistent with the rest of the application if column order could be set in the configuration pane by moving columns up or down in a list.

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  3. Make it obvious that single-timestamped values apply to the end of the time range

    Gauge, table, and value symbols are sometimes used to show values that have a single timestamp (as opposed to, say, the maximum value in the time range). PI Vision always uses the end of the time range as the timestamp. I feel that this should be communicated more clearly when the user is using any PI Vision display. Currently, I must explain this to every new PI Vision user, since it is easy to accidentally assume that the start of the time range is used instead.

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  4. Keep reference selected between reloads

    We have created an element referenced display. So far so good, everything works fine.
    Would it be possible to keep the selected reference selected in between refreshes or after opening the page again? Maybe with a cookie or something? This prevents our users to select their asset ever again and again after opening. Or maybe this is possible already, then please let us now how.

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  5. Expose PI data to non PI users

    Have a better way to expose PI data to non PI users because they are not familiar with where or how the data is stored in terms of querying or the structures.

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  6. Bar graph of power flow into directional arrows

    Instead of just an arrow showing flow. How about a green arrow that fills up with a red color as loading goes up. That way you can quickly see how close you are to your line or path limits.

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  7. Make Element and Category Drag and Drop Consistent for Child Attributes

    Comparing three of the available methods for dragging and dropping multiple attributes onto the display for table or trend symbol shows inconsistency in how child attributes are handled.
    1. Dragging and dropping the element name brings all root and child attributes into the symbol.
    2. Dragging and dropping an attribute category name brings only the root level attributes.
    3. Drilling into a root level attribute to display its children and then dragging and dropping the root level attribute name will only bring this attribute but not its children.
    The behavior should be consistent. I this case, the user would prefer…

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  8. Copied text box keeps moving up and down if we try to change the text in it

    Once a text box is copied and pasted and the user tries to edit/change the text in it, the text box jumps across the display as the user is typing. The user then has to manually drag it back to the desired location. Not sure if this was only with the specific customer I was assisting or if the issue is more widespread.

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  9. Allow to move a tag or an AF attribute from one symbol to another

    This feature was existing in PI Coresight.
    For exemple, Taking a value displayed on a trend, drag and drop it to an other symbol (ie. a table) to change the way it is represented

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  10. PI Vision should prevent users from trending string tags

    Customer Jeff Huo:

    PI Vision should prevent users from trending string tags, especially if the user is not PI admin and have limited knowledge about different Point Type.

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  11. Update trends while using hairlines (cursors)

    Continue to update live data and keeps trends current while using hairline (cursor) on graphs.

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  12. Add Pin Feature for Configuration Pane of Symbols

    Allow the user to pin the configuration pane for symbols, similar to how panes can be pinned in ProcessBook and DataLink.

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  13. Add standard zoom as in CAD systems

    add standard zoom as in CAD systems. Works for any large network drawing

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  14. Numeric value for sliders

    Add a numeric value to all sliders so we can easily have symbols be consistent

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  15. remove delete button

    Please make it much more work to delete a display from PI Vision. Currently, you have the Delete Display button right next to the Save button in the Display settings options. It is just to easy to click on the delete display and if not paying attention click on the acknowledge button. Please do something like what you do in Excel. There I have to enable the delete button.

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  16. Having the remove tag option available again in table and trend symbols

    In Coresight, it was possible to easily remove a tag from a trend or a table just by clicking on the cross alongside the tag name.
    It was also possible to drag a tag from a trend or a table and drop it the create a new symbol.

    This feature has disappeared in PI Vision 2017 (need to go in the property panel to do that).

    Could you put it back again

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  17. Having the Thumbnail representing the exact display content

    The thumbnails are not always representing correctly the real content of the display.
    It is a pitty because the représentation can also help to determine which display to use.
    The thumbnails are OK after importing the displays from Coresight.
    But are not updated if the display is modified afterwards

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  18. average 7d production

    it would be valuable to add a 7 d average production, not just the daily number.

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  19. Text size smaller or configurable in Assets and Events panes

    The text size is too big in the Assets and Events panes. The first thing I do when starting PI Vision is to set the browser zoom to 80%, which will give a more proper text size both on 24" screens and especially laptops.

    An option could be to have this configurable by the user or the PI Administrator.

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  20. Add ability to auto-hide assets pane independently from events pane

    Kiosk mode hides both the assets pane and the events pane but it is possible that a user may want to view the events pane if the display is configured to view event frame information (but the user does not care about adding items from the asset pane)

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