PI Vision

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  1. Search Graphics Library

    Be able to search the graphics library by keywords rather than having to try to guess which of the many folders a certain graphic is in.

    29 votes
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  2. Search for tags by tag attributes (tag advanced search)

    Be able to search for tags by their tag attributes (point source, location 1, uom, etc.)

    29 votes
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  3. Trend: Axis value scale on the outside of graph

    Y axis value scale should be on the outside of the graph/trend plot area.  Axis values cannot be seen if they are covered by data.

    28 votes
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  4. Freehand zoom in on event frame overlay

    It is currently possible to zoom in on event frame comparison using child event frames, but you cannot zoom in into an arbitrary location on a trend by dragging the mouse cursor.

    28 votes
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    4 comments  ·  Event Comparison Displays  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. Event Gantt Symbol

    Create a gantt chart symbol that is able to visualize events (event frames) on a process display.

    28 votes
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  6. Export event frame data to CSV from event details and comparison displays

    From the event details or event comparison displays in PI Vision, it would be useful to export event frame data (including attributes and values) to CSV/XML.

    27 votes
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  7. Font

    Can we have the option to select the font used in PI Vision? (Arial, Calibri, Tahoma, etc)?

    27 votes
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  8. Use PI AF substitution syntax for naming of elements on a display.

    With the new Collections feature in PI Vision it will be critical to keep the names of our elements to a few characters as it will pull the name from its element.
    It would be a great feature to allow the use of AF substitution logic so that I can use an Attribute within the element as a short name which will keep the visual in PI Vision tidy.

    27 votes
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  9. Add favorite displays PI Coresight mobile site

    Enhancement Request: Allow all PI Coresight users, phone/tablet/desktop, to access and set Favorite displays.

    Customer Issue: The mobile site allows you to pull up recently viewed displays and search for displays, but you do not have direct access to your favorite displays marked on the desktop/tablet Home page.

    Note: This was previously Enhancement 113856.

    27 votes
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  10. Search for assets by attribute value

    User Story: Search for assets by attribute value: As a process engineer, I want to retrieve assets of a particular type by specifying an attribute value like Production SO THAT I can find the specific assets that I'm looking for.

    For example, find me all wells where Production < 1000.

    26 votes
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  11. Friendly names in asset comparison tables

    It would be helpful to be able to add friendly names to columns in asset comparison tables.

    25 votes
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  12. Tour Scheduling for PI Manual Logger

    In PI Manual Logger PC, you can set tours to run on a schedule.  This allows, you to set the tour run time as opposed to having the application round the tour run to the nearest hour.

    In PI Manual Logger Web, the tour scheduling configuration is not respected.  Add functionality for Tour Runs in PI Manual Logger Web follow periodic tour scheduling.

    25 votes
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  13. PI Manual Logger Web should honor the Conditional Manual Data Entry (CMDE) settings in the tour definitions

    CMDE provides a cleaner method of skipping tags, as it does not rely on the user to manually skip data entry for the correct tags during each tour.

    25 votes
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  14. Position of trend cursor should update other symbols in the display

    When scrolling a trend cursor, all other symbols in the screen (e.g. gauges) should display the value corresponding to the cursor's timestamp.
    This will enable better and simpler analysis of data directly in the screen.
    In the screenshot attached, one is trending "Engine's RPM" and one would like to see the gages update (Transmission, pedal position, etc) according to where in the trend the cursor is placed.

    Requested by large mining company

    25 votes
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  15. 25 votes
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  16. Display attribute and tag description in Asset pane

    When holding the cursor over an attribute or a tag in the Asset pane, not only the AF hierarchy should be shown but also the description text as it is in PI Coresight 2014.

    25 votes
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  17. XY Plot: Asset / Event Comparison

    Be able to compare multiple assets against each other using an XY plot.

    User Story: As a process engineer, Lalit wants to compare data from multiple assets against each other on the same XY Plot SO THAT he can compare the performance of each asset’s production.

    Each asset’s data is shown in a different color.
    The production start time for each asset is captured by an event (EF).

    25 votes
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  18. Make XY-Plot available for collections

    Most symbols can be dynamically organized into collections, which is very handy for comparing assets of different sites, where the number of assets vary.
    The XY-Plot does not support this function at the moment.

    24 votes
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  19. Show AD display names rather than User ID

    PI Vision shows who owns a display and who commented on Event Frames, but does so by showing the user's ID in format "Domain\UserID" which is not always readable. It would be better to display the AD user's display name in these places to make it clear who performed the action.

    24 votes
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  20. We would like to be able to have a sound play as part of a multistate

    We would like to be able to have a sound play as part of a multistate. Ex: on an upper limit we may want it to play an alarm sound.

    24 votes
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