31 VueLink Modules
Device Alarms Ignored
monitor and will not be transmitted to the Information Center. External device alarms status symbols
precede some, but not all, measurement labels.
Alarms from external devices are:
transmitted to the monitor. For all numerics configured in the setup menu, an alarm condition is
announced at the monitor. For one or more measurements not configured in the setup menu, an
alarm is announced as a text message for the highest priority alarm. Priority is determined at the
always non-latching on the monitor.
announced as a flashing numeric while the alarm condition persists.
announced audibly and visibly at the Information Center.
Language Conflict with External Device Drivers
You should avoid language conflicts between the VueLink module device driver and the monitor. Be
aware that if you connect a VueLink module with a different operating language to the monitor, the
monitor will show:
measurement labels in the monitor language
alarm and INOP texts in the VueLink module device driver language.
is set, alarms from the external device will not be displayed on the
the monitor is configured to accept external device alarms, but the alarms
are switched off at the external device.
alarms status of this external measurement is unknown