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How to

How to

Products: AS-B, Edge Server, Enterprise Server, AS-P, WorkStation, Virtual Project Servers
Functionalities: Trends
Product version: 2023, 2024

Adding a Real-Time Trend Series to a Trend Chart

You add a real-time trend series to a trend chart to compare trend data from different logs or variables.

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In a trend chart, a series can be presented as a line, discrete line, digital, or bars. In a trend chart, series can be presented in different colors and with different line weights.

In WorkStation, in a multi trend log list, series are presented as text and can be exported to .XML or .CSV.

action_zoom_plus_stroke Types of series presentation, schematic

Types of series presentation, schematic

To make reading easier in a trend chart, records can be presented with markers. Markers can only be shown for lines and discrete lines, not for digital or bars.

action_zoom_plus_stroke Presentation with markers, schematic

Presentation with markers, schematic

To add a real-time trend series to a trend chart
  1. In WorkStation, in the System Tree pane, select the trend chart you want to add a trend series to. ​

  2. On the File menu, click Properties .

  3. In the Trend Chart Properties dialog box, under Series Configuration Settings , click the Add button


  4. In the Create Object wizard, in the object type list, select Real Time Trend Series .

  5. In the Name box, type a name for the series.

  6. In the Description box, type a description for the series.

  7. Click Next .

  8. In the Configure Real-time Trend Series page, in the Display variable box, enter the path to the variable you want to display in the trend chart.

  9. In the Weight box, enter the line weight of the series.

  10. In the Show markers box, select True to display a marker for each recorded value.

  11. Click Create .

  12. Click OK .

  • Trend Series
  • Trend Chart Properties
  • Create Object Dialog – Naming the Object Page
  • Create Trend Chart Wizard – Configure Real-Time Trend Series Page
  • Removing a Trend Chart Series
  • Trend Chart View