Help with the description of each attribute associated with a tag.

Discussion created by IOMHouston on Jun 9, 2011
Latest reply on Jun 9, 2011 by Ahmad Fattahi

Each tag has a list of attributes associated with it.


 values = piPoint.PointAttributes.GetAttributes();


Name:archiving Value:1
Name:changedate Value:6/7/2011 12:32:57 PM
Name:changer Value:piadmin
Name:compdev Value:2
Name:compdevpercent Value:2
Name:compmax Value:28800
Name:compmin Value:0
Name:compressing Value:1
Name:convers Value:1
Name:creationdate Value:4/26/2011 6:23:19 AM
Name:creator Value:piadmin
Name:dataaccess Value:o:rw g:rw w:r
Name:datagroup Value:piadmins
Name:dataowner Value:piadmin
Name:datasecurity Value:piadmin: A(r,w) | piadmins: A(r,w) | PIWorld: A(r)
Name:descriptor Value:12 Hour Sine Wave
Name:digitalset Value:
Name:displaydigits Value:-15
Name:engunits Value:
Name:excdev Value:1
Name:excdevpercent Value:1
Name:excmax Value:600
Name:excmin Value:0
Name:exdesc Value:
Name:filtercode Value:0
Name:instrumenttag Value:
Name:location1 Value:0
Name:location2 Value:2
Name:location3 Value:0
Name:location4 Value:1
Name:location5 Value:0
Name:pointid Value:16
Name:pointsource Value:R
Name:pointtype Value:12
Name:ptaccess Value:o:rw g:rw w:r
Name:ptclassid Value:2
Name:ptclassname Value:classic
Name:ptclassrev Value:1
Name:ptgroup Value:piadmins
Name:ptowner Value:piadmin
Name:ptsecurity Value:piadmin: A(r,w) | piadmins: A(r,w) | PIWorld: A(r)
Name:recno Value:1
Name:scan Value:1
Name:shutdown Value:1
Name:sourcetag Value:
Name:span Value:100
Name:squareroot Value:0
Name:srcptid Value:0
Name:step Value:0
Name:tag Value:SINUSOID
Name:totalcode Value:0
Name:typicalvalue Value:50
Name:userint1 Value:0
Name:userint2 Value:0
Name:userreal1 Value:0
Name:userreal2 Value:0
Name:zero Value:0


The meaning of some of the attributes are clear, some are not.
Where can I find documentation which describes what each of these attributes mean.