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adding new alarm descriptions to an existing alarm window

I'm trying to add some new alarms to the alarm windowWhere in lookout do you setup the alarms and there descriptions.
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Usually alarms are set up when the object is created, like a serial communication. Not all the objects will display or trigger alarms. If so, you cannot modify the text displayed. BUT, you can add what is called events to the alarm display.


On the main menu, click on alarms\filter options and select alarms & events, or just events as you prefer.

 

Now create event objects: object\logging\event.

 

Good luck.

 

 

 

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You can create Alarm object to customized new alarms.
Ryan Shi
National Instruments
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