Set an alternate name for channels in a
system definition file.
Before you begin, you must add a model
The VeriStand Editor
the alias instead of the full channel path.
The alias' location in the system
definition cannot be changed after the alias is created.
Launch the VeriStand Editor.
In the System Definition Palette, right-click
Aliases and select to create a sub-folder for your alias.
Navigate to the channel you want to create an alias for.
Right click the channel and select Create alias from
In the Select Folder for New Aliases dialog box, select
the location you want the alias to appear in the system definition and click
Configure the alias.
Right click the alias you created and click
In the Properties dialog box, enter a
Select a new linked channel.
Save the system definition file.
On the Mapping
, expand the Aliases node to find the new alias.
In the System Definition Palette, right-click an alias to