Analog meter

The Analog meter is designed to give a graphical indication of the current value of a signal within the defined display range.

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When you select an Analog meter in the design or run mode, following settings will appear on left and right part of the screen:

Control properties

For detailed information about Analog meter Control properties: grouping, number of columns, Add / Remove instruments, transparency,… see  -> Control properties.

Analog meter settings

Typical settings for Analog meter are:

For detailed information about assigning / reassigning channels to Analog meter see  -> Display settings.

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Analog meter type & Appearance on screen

The analog meter offers three different appearances and can be selected from Analog meter type list.

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They all contain the channel name, display type and unit beside the measurement values.

Fourth Analog meter has two forms:

  • full circle instrument
  • compass instrument

To switch to this form Compass box must be checked:

For detailed information about instruments positioning, size and transparency see -> Screen edit functions.