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Standard and Advanced Modes on Alarms

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USM Anywhere allows you to toggle the mode of search. The available modes are Standard and Advanced. You can change from one mode to the other by clicking the OFF icon () or clicking the ON icon () located in the upper left hand on the page.

Standard Mode

This mode allows you to select one value per filter at the same time and the search is automatically performed. This mode is ON by default.

To active the Standard Mode when the Advanced Mode is ON

  1. Go to Activity > Alarms.
  2. Click the icon located in the upper left side of the page.
  3. Note: If you exit the advanced mode and the selected filters are not compatible with the Standard Mode, a warning popup window displays to inform you the current filters will be removed.

Advanced Mode

This mode allows you to select more than one value per filter at the same time. This mode is OFF by default.

To active the Advanced Mode

  1. Go to Activity > Alarms.
  2. Active the advanced mode by clicking the icon located in the upper left side on the page. This turns the icon.
  3. This turns the icon.

To perform a search in the advanced mode

  1. Go to Activity > Alarms.
  2. Active the advanced mode by clicking the icon located in the upper left side on the page. This turns the icon.
  3. Click on the filters you want to select.
  4. Click Apply Filters at the bottom-left of the page
  5. Click Apply Filters Button to execute a search

    The result of your search displays.

To search using the operator NOT

  1. Go to Activity > Alarms.
  2. Active the advanced mode by clicking the icon located in the upper left side of the page.
  3. Click on the filter you want to exclude.
  4. Click Not in the filter group.
  5. Important: This operator is not available when you have clicked the checkbox of the title.

    Note: The selected filter displays this icon and the filter chiclet is labeled in red.

To search all values of a filter

  1. Go to Activity > Alarms.
  2. Active the advanced mode by clicking the icon located in the upper left side of the page.
  3. Click the checkbox of a filter title.
  4. All filters are selected.

    Note: This option searches all filter values that are not empty. If the filter includes the [No Value], this value will not be checked not displayed. See Searching Alarms for further information.