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  1. Support reading native EF comments and annotations

    As an RTReports administrator I would like to have the ability to incorporate comments and annotations that users attach to Event Frames .  For example, I would like generate a notification report for a unit over a period of time - PI notifications now stores acknowledgments, comments, approvals and I think severity in the AF database.  when generating my notification report I would like to incorporate this data into my report.

    28 votes

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  2. Allow configuration of Trend legend position

    As an report designer, I would like to be able to choose the position of the legend on Trends.

    15 votes

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  3. Enable Including Event Frames in Time Based Report

    It would be useful to have the possibility to include EFs in a Time Based Template.

    For example:

    • if downtime events are recorded as Event Frames, I would like to report on all the downtime EFs occurred in the last month (for example), including acknowledges and annotations.
    • Using PI Connector for Siemens Simatic PCS7, conditions end-up in PI Event Frames accompanied with a related set of static and dynamic attributes. Having the possibility of including Conditions EFs in a time based report could be useful.
    14 votes

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  4. Allow Report Parameters to be used in Asset Context Templates

    Utilize Report Parameters to select things like Asset Names, Asset Templates, and Root Paths in Reports that use Asset Context Templates.

    Example use case: A customer has 100 units based on the same AF template and would like their users to be able to select a specific, desired unit from a drop-down list (i.e., utilizing a report parameter) in the RtReports Generator to run a time-based report against. They would need to configure an Asset Context Template in the RtReports Editor, with the AF Template specified, and the Asset Name set as a report parameter.

    10 votes

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  5. Default batch search terms for all users when they log into the website

    Default filter for all users every time they log into the application. The RtReports generator search page requires a user to enter the filter every time they log into the application. This is especially burdensome as the users are logged out after a minute or two of inactivity.

    3 votes

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  6. Migration of comments and verification on time-based reports

    Currently, when an upgrade or a migration of the PI Server is performed, in order to carry over the comments and verifications for time-based reports the only option is to name the new PI Server the same name as the old PI Server.

    Fixing this would be a great benefit for users that need to have comments and verifications visible on the reports after complex migrations, in which the PI Server name can't be kept the same.

    1 vote

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  7. Including the name of the report parameter used in the print-out PDF's file name

    It would be much easier to browse the output print-out PDF files from the RTreports generator if the file's name includes the report paramater under which the report was generated.
    At the time being, the report only includes a unique GUID for each different parameter which wouldn't be helpful if multiple print-outs are generated respectively for different report parameters.

    One example:

    Let's say there are X amount of elements in an AF tree derived from the same AF Template and we want to generate printed reports for every single element.
    We would want to realize this with only one report…

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