Exercise - Search in PI Vision

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    Objectives

    • Search for PI Points and AF Attributes in PI Vision

     

    Problem Description

    Building a display in PI Vision starts with finding the data items in PI System. We want to build a display to include the Flow Rates of all tanks. We also want to see what other displays are built for the Mixing Tanks (assuming Mixing Tank1 or Mixing Tank2 is in the title of the display.

    Approach

    Step 1: Open PI Vision homepage and create a new display.
    Step 2: Select the AF database named OSIsoft Plant.
    Step 3: Try the following combinations of search queries (for Flow Rate) and see how it changes the search results

    1. Flow
    2. F*Rate
    3. F* Rate

    Step 4: Try the following combinations of search queries (for Mixing Tank) and see how it changes the search results

    1. Mixing Tank
    2. *Mixing tank
    3. *mix*tank

     

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