Complete the following steps to install and configure the software for first use.
When configuring your device channels in FlexLogger, you can apply the same configuration from a single channel to multiple channels. Select a single channel row and press <Ctrl-C> or right-click and select Copy, then select multiple channel rows and press <Ctrl-V> or right-click and select Paste. Alternatively, select all the channels that should share the same configuration, hover over any channel and click the Configure gear. Enter a root string in the Name field to auto-enumerate the channel name from the root string. Configure the channels and click Done.
Complete the following steps to add cDAQ-9189 chassis to your software configuration.
Complete the following steps to upgrade firmware for the cDAQ-9189 chassis in your system. You must upgrade the firmware for each individual chassis in your system.
After installing the Static Test Software, you must configure NI Web Server, SystemLink, and the Annotation for Static Data Viewer FlexLogger plugin to add support for the Static Data Viewer.
Complete the tasks in the following sections to configure NI Web Server security and authentication, SystemLink user roles and privileges, and FlexLogger annotation.
To use HTTPS, you must obtain a certificate. For options on obtaining a certificate, refer to the Certificates section in Security in NI Web Technology. The certificate must be installed on NI Web Server. For self-signed certificates and some IT-signed certificates, clients must also import the certificate to their device as part of a browser-specific process for trusting the certificate.
You can assign administrator privileges to additional accounts in SystemLink. Refer to Configuring SystemLink User Roles and Privileges for more information.
To use the Static Data Viewer, all users must have required SystemLink privileges. Complete the following steps to register users, define user roles, and assign privileges.
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To enable client access to the Static Data Viewer, all clients must log in to SystemLink for the first time to register their user accounts and admins must assign the user accounts to the Default workspace.
The admin must send the SystemLink URL to all clients before completing the following steps.
To assign the admin role to additional accounts, refer to Configuring a Role and Privileges in the SystemLink Manual.
Complete the following steps to configure FlexLogger for use with the Static Data Viewer.