Use the User Preferences panel to set default options for displaying data, email and messaging notifications, and buffer size. If multiple languages are supported, a flag icon is displayed to the left of the User Preferences tab. Tap the flag icon and select the preferred language from the drop-down list to override the browser language setting.
|User Preferences Tab|
|Dashboard Preferences||Sets the default Dashboard plot parameters (can be overridden by the plot configuration gear on the Dashboard) and the refresh rates for data and alarms.
|Alarm Preferences||Sets the default address used to receive email and SMS messaging notifications.
|Data File Preferences||Sets the default buffer size used when displaying data from a file. Separate values can be set for computers and mobile devices. When a file containing a data set larger than this value is opened from the Data Files window, a dialog is presented to select a subset of the data from the file.
|Device Preferences||Power Button Action*: Sets the default behavior of the WebDAQ when the POWER button on the device rear panel is pushed.
|Display Preferences||Main Menu Display: Sets the default behavior of the main menu.
Remove jumper W1 to enable Power-On Mode
Remove jumper W1 to continuously supply power to the WebDAQ whenever the power adapter is plugged in and receiving power. When jumper W1 is removed, the only way to shut down the WebDAQ is to unplug the power adapter. Refer to the Power-On Mode topic for more information.
|Restore Defaults||Resets all preferences to factory default values. A confirmation dialog displays to accept or cancel this action.|
Default settings are applied to all new jobs. Changes made on the Data Logger Dashboard will override default settings.