Trend/Control Command Summary

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Latest SysCAD Version: 31 May 2024 - SysCAD 9.3 Build 139.35544


NOTE: These command menus are only available if a Trend Window or Controls Window is currently active.

Trend or Control Command Icon Shortcut Keys Brief Description Full Documentation Link
New Trend Window NewDocument.png From the Trend Menu Command, opens a new Trend Window
New Control Window NewDocument.png From the Control Menu Command, opens a new Controls Window
Open Document OpenDocument.png CtrlKey.png+O Available from Build 139. Used to open a Trend/Control page that is currently closed See Open Document for more information.
Open Window (File) OpenProject.png CtrlKey.png+O Removed in Build 139. Used to open a Trend/Control page that is currently closed See Open Window (File) for more information.
Save/Rename As CtrlKey.pngShiftKey.png+A Saves a copy of the active Trend/Control Window as a different name. See Save/Rename As for more information.
Delete/Close Trend Window Delete/Closes the active Trend/Control Window See Close/Delete Trend Window or Close/Delete Control Window for more information and warnings.
Set This opens the Set dialog box, which allows you to set the start time and duration for the Trend Line View. See Set for more information.
Scroll Start Scrolls to the left (backwards in time) to the start of the trend.
Backward Fast TrendBackFastButton.png Scrolls to the left (backwards in time) by an amount approximately equal to the current visible trend duration.
Backward TrendBackButton.png Scrolls to the left (backwards in time) by an amount approximately equal to 1/10 current visible trend duration.
Forward Fast TrendFastForwardButton.png Scrolls to the right (forwards in time) by an amount approximately equal to the current visible trend duration.
Note: You cannot advance beyond the green Time Line.
Forward TrendForwardButton.png Scrolls to the right (forwards in time) by an amount approximately equal to 1/10 current visible trend duration.
End TrendEndButton.png CtrlKey.png+K Scrolls to the end of the time line. The end of the time line is the most current time, represented by the green vertical Time Line.
Zoom Zoom In TrendZoomInButton.png Halves the Trend View Duration time by half, used to zooming into a section of the trend line. See Trend Line View for more information.
Zoom Out TrendZoomOutButton.png Doubles the Trend View Duration time, used to zooming out to view a longer trend period. See Trend Line View for more information.
Fit All Range x% Apply auto-change to each selected trend line's Min/Max range value based on the full data range collected overtime. Options available are: 50, 90, 99 or 100%. See Fit All for more information.
Range x%, Min 0 Apply auto-change to each selected trend line's Max range value based on the Max value collected overtime, with the minimum value always set to 0. Options available are: 50, 90, 99 or 100% See Fit All for more information.
Default Resets the selected trend line's Min/Max range value back to default values. See Fit All for more information.
Auto On The minimum and maximum display values for trend lines will automatically change to maintain the required scale (set via Range x% or Range x%, Min 0 ). See Fit All for more information.
Auto Off The minimum and maximum display values will not change automatically. See Fit All for more information.
Reconnect This command reconnects all the tags for the active Trend/Control Window to the unit models. The Trend/Control Window is refreshed and the tag values are updated. If any tags are invalid, they are reported as errors in the Message Window. If the current window is the Controls Window, then this command will update any PID controllers that have been recently added/removed in the project.
Reconnect All All Trend/Control Windows in the project are refreshed and tag values updated. If any tags are invalid, they are reported as errors in the Message Window.
Record Records all Trend Tags on the active Trend/Control Window to the Historian. Recorded Trends are marked by yellow dots to the left of the trend tags. See Trend List View for more information.
Record All Records all Trend Tags in the project to the Historian. Recorded Trends are marked by yellow dots to the left of the trend tags. See Trend List View for more information.
Options Open the General Options - Trends Tab, used to set display options for each trend page. See General Options Trends for more information.
Query Open the Query Dialog box, used to enter a request to the historian See Query for more information.