Annotating Data

NI InsightCM™ 3.3 Help

Edition Date: December 2018

Part Number: 374498G-01

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Parent Topic: Maintaining and Collaborating on Data

Availability: Periodic Data mode

In Periodic Data mode, you can annotate a data set by adding comments or attaching files to it. You and other users can see this annotation when the data set is loaded in the Trend viewer.

Complete the following steps to add a comment or attachment to a data set:

  1. In the Trend viewer, double-click to place the cursor at the data set of interest.
  2. Click the Action menu  on the Trend viewer toolbar and select Add Comment.
  3. In the resulting dialog box, click the Add comment or Add attachment button to annotate the data set.

Availability of Annotations to Other Users

Annotating data directly affects the data that NI InsightCM Server stores. Any user who connects to the NI InsightCM Server can view annotations added by other users.

Related Information

Preserving Data for Future Viewing

Deleting Data from NI InsightCM Server

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