System Rules Tab on Alarms Page

NI InsightCM™ 3.3 Help

Edition Date: December 2018

Part Number: 374498G-01

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Location: Expand the navigation menu and click Alarms»System Rules.

This tab lists every rule that NI InsightCM Server and devices are configured to evaluate for system-level alarm conditions. This tab also provides access to information about past instances in which alarms were set for each alarm rule.

What do you want to do?

Task Action
Add or edit a new rule. Click the appropriate toolbar button. Refer to Defining an Alarm Rule for more information about the configuration options for rules.
Tip  Double-click a rule in the rule table to update its configuration.
Add a new rule that monitors a particular device. Click Add and use the Add button in the Trigger Expression section of the resulting dialog box to display the Select Source dialog box. There you can use the Device Name section to select the device you want to create a rule for.
Send an email notification when an alarm is set. Double-click a rule to display the Alarm Rule dialog box. Enable the Send Email checkbox, and then select an address group and email template.
Export all information in the alarm rules table—including rules on other pages—to a CSV file. Click the Action menu and select Export Rules.
Import alarm rules from a XLSX file on your computer. Click the Action menu and select Import Rules. When the warning message displays, click OK to proceed to the Import dialog box. Click the Browse button to select a CSV file from your computer. Click OK.
Note  After you import alarm rules, you must navigate to the Devices tab on the Device Configuration page and update the device configuration for any devices that you imported alarm rules for.
Learn about other tabs on this page. Refer to the list of Alarms page tabs.
See a record of every time a specific system alarm was set, cleared, and acknowledged. Select History in the View menu .

Related Information

Defining an Alarm Rule

Permission-Based Access to the NI InsightCM Web Application


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