This week’s symbol is a simple indicator that allows you to quickly present clear information to machine operators.
This indicator shows one of 3 different conditions and allows for flexible labeling. This symbol can be used for Andon, production dashboards or any user interface.
Note: The graphic above shows 3 separate instances of the same symbol. Three are shown to highlight the functionality.
Range (if applicable): 0/1 Boolean
Notes:This symbol contains bitmaps
If all bits are on, red is higher priority than yellow which is higher than green.
Ideas for improvement:
- Add different colors
- Create in different sizes
- Add a label
Here’s how to use this symbol:
Copy the .sym file into your Symbol folder of where InduSoft Web Studio is installed. This is usually “C:\Program Files (x86)\Wonderware InduSoft Web Studio v8.0\Symbol” or similar. Either create a new folder or copy it into an existing one, such as “Indicators”.
We encourage you to modify and share these symbols with other users. Your symbol might be perfect for someone else, or they might make an ideal symbol for you. We want your feedback, so tell us what symbols you want us to create for the next “Symbol of the week”! Tell us in this short survey