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Labeling the Alarms

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USM Anywhere allows you to create, edit, and delete your own labels. You can apply a label to one or more alarms. You can also apply multiple labels to the same alarm. To distinguish between label and status, see What are the differences between Statuses and Labels?.

To label alarms

  1. Navigate to ACTIVITY > ALARMS.
  2. Search for the alarm or alarms you want to apply a label, and select them. For assistance, see Searching Alarms.
  3. Click Apply Labels.
  4. Select the label(s) you want to apply.
  5. Click Apply.

Note: You can also label an alarm from the Labels column of the alarm list view by clicking the Label icon ().

To create a new label

  1. Navigate to ACTIVITY > ALARMS.
  2. Click Apply Labels.
  3. Click Create New Label.
  4. Type a name for the label.
  5. Select a color for identifying the label.
  6. Click Save.

To edit a label

  1. Navigate to ACTIVITY > ALARMS.
  2. Click Apply Labels.
  3. Click Manage Labels.
  4. Click the Edit icon () of the label you want to modify.
  5. Modify the name of the label or its color.
  6. Click the Update icon ().

To delete a label

  1. Navigate to ACTIVITY > ALARMS.
  2. Click Apply Labels.
  3. Click Manage Labels.
  4. Click the Delete icon () of the label you want to delete.
  5. Click Accept to confirm the deletion.

USM Anywhere includes a set of labels to further classify your alarms and later use them, see Searching Alarms.

You can not edit or delete the set of default labels

USM Anywhere allows you to create, edit, and delete your own labels. You can apply a label to one or more alarms. You can also apply multiple labels to the same alarm. To distinguish between label and status, see What are the differences between Statuses and Labels?.

To label alarms

  1. Navigate to ACTIVITY > ALARMS.
  2. Search for the alarm or alarms you want to apply a label, and select them. For assistance, see Searching Alarms.
  3. Click Apply Labels.
  4. Select the label(s) you want to apply.
  5. Click Apply.

Note: You can also label an alarm from the Labels column of the alarm list view by clicking the Label icon ().

To create a new label

  1. Navigate to ACTIVITY > ALARMS.
  2. Click Apply Labels.
  3. Click Create New Label.
  4. Type a name for the label.
  5. Select a color for identifying the label.
  6. Click Save.

To edit a label

  1. Navigate to ACTIVITY > ALARMS.
  2. Click Apply Labels.
  3. Click Manage Labels.
  4. Click the Edit icon () of the label you want to modify.
  5. Modify the name of the label or its color.
  6. Click the Update icon ().

To delete a label

  1. Navigate to ACTIVITY > ALARMS.
  2. Click Apply Labels.
  3. Click Manage Labels.
  4. Click the Delete icon () of the label you want to delete.
  5. Click Accept to confirm the deletion.