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Options

>>> Tools: Options...

>>> Ctrl+O

The Options function allows the used to set all options that control the operation of the Omnilog Software. These options are divided into the following sections:

Units

Selects the units (eg C or F) for all values. These settings are used as the default units for the new loggers. If the default setting is not required, another unit can be chosen for a particular logger in the Logger Control... Channel and Probe setup tab. When data is downloaded from the older loggers this setting will be used to determine the units for data display. At any time, the units of a Dataset can be changed using the Edit.... Change Dataset Units function

Format

Selects the format for Date display, Time display and the default dataset filename format.

Limits

Select which values have limits and what the upper and lower limits are for a particular value. These limits are used in the Statistics View of a dataset

Graph

Select the color for each graph trace, the redraw speed for the graph view (High resolution or High Speed) and the thickness of the graph line for graph printouts.

Comms

Sets the Comm Port that a logger is connected to and the refresh rate for real time reads and automatic updates. If you do not know to which Comm Port a logger is connected, use the Auto Seek Comm Port button to look at all available Comm Ports on the computer and find the connected logger.

Pager

Set the dial out alarm string that will be used to call a pocket pager if and alarm condition is triggered

Reports

Sets up three heading lines for report headings that can be used as:

Program

Controls the behaviour of some automatic features in the Omnilog software

In This Section

Units

Formats

Limits

Graph

Comms

Reports

Pager

Program

See Also

Reference

The Main Screen

New

Open

Save

Export

Join

Print

Change Dataset Units

Add Derived Channels

Values View

Statistics View

Graph View

Values and Statistics

Graph and Values

Graph and Statistics

Trends

Real Time Screen

Reports

Logger Control

Re-Connect to Logger

Dataset History

Modem Control

Setup Remote Modem

Reset to Factory Defaults

Omnilog Task Wizard

Flow Setup Wizard

Flow Report Wizard