Aliases Main Page

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Edition Date: May 2018

Part Number: 372846M-01

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In the System Explorer window, select Aliases from the configuration tree to display this page. Use this page to add aliases to your system.

Note  To configure a specific alias, select the alias name from the configuration tree to display the Alias configuration page.

This page includes the following components:

  • Aliases—Displays the alias names, their linked channel paths, and their paths relative to the Aliases node.
    • Alias—Displays the names of all the aliases in the system.
    • Channel—Displays the path to the channel that the alias represents.
    • Alias Path—Displays the alias path relative to the Aliases node.
  • Filter—Specifies the options to use to filter out certain aliases and channels. You can choose from the following options:
    • No Filter—Specifies not to filter items in the Aliases table.
    • Filter Channel—Specifies to filter Channel items that match the Regular Expression you specify.
    • Filter Alias—Specifies to filter Alias items that match the Regular Expression you specify.
  • Regular Expression—[Filter: Filter Channel OR Filter Alias] Specifies the regular expression to use to filter items in the Aliases table.
  • Sorting Option—Specifies how to reorder items in the Aliases table when you click the Sort button.
    • Alias—Specifies to reorder items in the Aliases table by alias name.
    • Channel—Specifies to reorder items in the Aliases table by channel path.
  • Sort—Reorders items in the Aliases table by alias name or channel path, depending on what you specify in the Sort Ring pull-down menu.

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