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  1. Show custom symbols on display thumbnail

    Displays currently show a blue box when custom symbols are used.

    26 votes

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    1 comment  ·  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. Trend Legend Options

    It would be useful if the trend legend could be moved to below the trend as a table.

    This would have the following benefit:
    1) The size of the trend is not impacted by the length of the tags/attributes.
    2) You could have richer information in the table (current value, min, max, ....)
    3) The same table could be used for trace configuration

    To be honest I would provide the ability to have both the table below and the legend to the right. The user then has the option of showing/hiding the one they don't want.

    26 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. Change text alignment in a Table symbol

    Currently, text alignment is hard-coded in the Table symbol. I would like to be able to configure text alignment (right, left, center) for each column within a Table.

    25 votes

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    3 comments  ·  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!

  4. Ungroup collections

    Currently, Collection symbols cannot be ungrouped. It is possible to modify the collection criteria in order to decide what symbols and attributes to include. But there is no way to revert from a collection and re-use the symbols separately.
    The current workaround is to "Modify Collection" -> Copy the content of the collection -> Exit the collection -> Paste the content
    It should be natively possible to Ungroup collections as easily as it is to create one.

    25 votes

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    1 comment  ·  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!

  5. Allow rotating and scaling groups of symbols

    Allow rotating groups of symbols! Once you've grouped symbols, I'd like to be able to rotate them as a group and to scale or enlarge them as a group as well, similar to how you can rotate and scale grouped drawing objects in Microsoft Office.

    25 votes

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    3 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!

  6. Sort displays in a different way (e.g. by name/title) other than by last time accessed

    PI Vision puts the most recently accessed display on the top. I would like to sort the displays by name/title (in alphabetical order).

    25 votes

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    3 comments  ·  Display Management / Displays Page  ·  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. Notification/Event Acknowledgement: Support 21 CFR Part 11 Electronic Signatures

    Include functionality to support the pharmaceutical industry electronic record and electronic signature requirements (21 CFR Part 11) when acknowledging an event or notification, when setting a reason code, and when commenting. This would require the forcing of the Username / Password of the user and potentially some text describing the meaning of the signature.

    25 votes

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    7 comments  ·  Manual Data Entry  ·  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!

  8. DataLink features in Coresight

    To get the functionality of the extensability, as for example spider chart or other charts, it is necessary to get timed data series in Coresight.
    For example hourly values with the syncronized timestamps from a series of PI tags.
    In general i want the same functionality as in DataLink.

    25 votes

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    1 comment  ·  Analytics / Calculations  ·  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. PI Vision Installation Kits scripts

    It would be desirable to have PI Vision SQL scripts as a separate download or Installation Kit.

    Case use: Run scripts only, on a separate SQL node by the DBA.

    24 votes

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    1 comment  ·  Installation & Upgrading  ·  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!

  10. Recycle Bin for Displays

    Recycle Bin to restore mistakenly deleted displays.

    24 votes

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    3 comments  ·  Administration  ·  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. Self Sign Up for Notification

    As a User I wants to decide if I am interessted to receive a Notification or not. There should be the option that I can see all Notifications for an Element, and I want to sign me to receive those Notifications.
    This should be full User driven directly e.g. in PI Vision

    24 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. Mobile site needs link to "switch to full site"

    The mobile site needs a link to "switch to full site" like you see on many other web sites. This way any user can switch to the full site and back with a simple tap rather than having to memorize and enter a different URL.

    24 votes

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    3 comments  ·  Mobile: Phone  ·  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. ability to wrap string value pi points

    wrap string value pi points

    24 votes

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    1 comment  ·  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!

  14. Date Picker: Pop-up calendar for time manipulation

    Pop-up calendar (date picker) for selecting timestamps for start/end date/time of a display

    23 votes

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    2 comments  ·  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!

  15. PI Tag / AF Attribute and Display Cross Reference Search

    Input a PI tag name or AF attribute on the search textbox and the result will be link to display where the tag are configured.

    23 votes

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    4 comments  ·  Search  ·  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!

  16. Improve Onscreen Keyboard Select for PI Manual Logger Web

    Currently the onscreen keyboard selection is defaulted to the alphabet keyboard. PI ML Web should be able to look at a tag and determine what kind of keyboard should be displayed. For example, if we are entering data for a numeric tag (e.g. int32), present a numeric keypad.

    23 votes

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    6 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!

  17. Trend Digital States and Enumeration Sets

    Trend Digital States - Currently on a Trend Graph that is trending digital state tags, viewing the Y Axis, you can only see the bottom value and the top value within a given timerange, whereas any state that is in between this range is not represented on the Y Axis, unless you change the timerange, or hover over the in between state to see the value. Please add all Digital States in there proper location on the Y Axis.

    While trending AF attributes that are linked to an enumeration set, and all the attributes share the same enumeration set, then…

    23 votes

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    2 comments  ·  Ad Hoc Analysis  ·  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!

  18. Format painter

    Add format paintbrush

    23 votes

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    4 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!

  19. Annotation/Comment on an Asset

    Be able to manually enter and visualize annotations or comments on an asset (AF Element).

    23 votes

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    2 comments  ·  Manual Data Entry  ·  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!

  20. Stacked area trends

    I would like to have the possibility to use most of the plot types present in Excel in Coresight.
    One of the most useful for me would be stacked area trends.

    We use it really often at corporative level to show, for example, plants contribution to the total production of the company.

    23 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!

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