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Adding an Alarm

Last Modified: November 16, 2020

Add alarms to notify users that the value of a channel is outside a specified range or to trigger a procedure.

  1. Launch the VeriStand Editor.
  2. In the Project Files pane, double-click a system definition file (.nivssdf). System Explorer opens.
  3. Click Targets»Controller»Alarms in the configuration tree.
  4. Click Add Alarm to add an empty alarm to the configuration tree.
  5. Use the Alarm Configuration page that appears to the right of the configuration tree to configure the alarm.
  6. Save the system definition file.

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