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Standard and Advanced Modes on Events

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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. Navigate to ACTIVITY > EVENTS.
  2. Click the ON icon () located in the upper left hand on 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. Navigate to ACTIVITY > EVENTS.
  2. Click the OFF icon () located in the upper left hand on the page.
  3. The icon displays ON ().

To perform a search in the advanced mode

  1. Navigate to ACTIVITY > EVENTS.
  2. Active the advanced mode by clicking the OFF icon () located in the upper hand on the page.
  3. Click on the filters you want to select.
  4. Click Search.

Click Search Button in the alarm main page

Note: There is also a Search button which is positioned at the lower-left area of the filters.

To search using the operator NOT

  1. Navigate to ACTIVITY > EVENTS.
  2. Active the advanced mode by clicking the OFF icon () located in the upper left hand on 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. Navigate to ACTIVITY > EVENTS.
  2. Active the advanced mode by clicking the OFF icon () located in the upper left hand on 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 Events for further information.