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Intergraph Smart Instrumentation Administration

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Use these options to set the file paths for the default layout, symbols, logo bitmap, and output files for the selected report type.  These file paths apply to all generated enhanced reports of the selected report type.

Global path — Displays the global path set by the System Administrator.

Template for default layout — Allows you to select the .sma file that you want to use as the page template for the selected report (not for Symbol Editor).  Type the path and file name in the box or click Browse to navigate to the file.  For example:

C:\SmartPlant\Instrumentation\bin\Template\A4wide.sma

The following is a list of standard .sma files that Smart Instrumentation supplies:

Template File

Description

A3tall.sma

A3 portrait

A3wide.sma

A3 landscape

A4tall.sma

A4 portrait

A4wide.sma

A4 landscape

Atall.sma

11 in x 8.5 in letter portrait

Awide.sma

11 in x 8.5 in letter landscape

Btall.sma

11 in x 17 in portrait

Bwide.sma

11 in x 17 in landscape

Title block for default layout — Allows you to select the .sym file that you want to use as the default title block in the template (not for Symbol Editor).  Type the path and file name in the box or click Browse to navigate to the file.  For example:

C:\SmartPlant\Instrumentation\bin\Templates\Types\Loop\ Loop_Wide.sym

Logo file — Allows you to select the .bmp file that you want to use as the logo in the default title block. This logo does not appear on enhanced reports automatically.  You need to perform a procedure in the Enhanced Report Utility to save the logo as part of the default layout.  Type the path and file name in the box or click Browse to navigate to the file (not for Symbol Editor).

Viewer output folder — Allows you to enter the path and folder to which the Enhanced Report Utility prints PDF's when using the Smart PDF 5.51 Converter. If no path is entered then Smart PDF Converter 5.51 publishes PDF's to the Temp folder (not for Symbol Editor).

Automatic save options

Save reports automatically — Select to save the specified enhanced reports automatically as files at the time of generation.  If you clear the check box, the software prints the reports at a printer when you generate them without a print preview (not for Symbol Editor).

Save without printing — This option becomes available when you select Save reports automatically.  When you select this option, the software automatically saves reports that you generate without a print preview but does not print them at your printer.  If you clear the check box, the software saves and prints the reports at a printer when you generate them without a print preview (not for Symbol Editor).

Output report folder — Click Browse to navigate to the default folder where you want the software to save all your enhanced reports automatically (not for Symbol Editor).  For example:

C:\SmartPlant\Instrumentation\bin\My Drawings\

Save as type — Select the file type for saving enhanced reports automatically (not for Symbol Editor).

Symbol folder — Allows you to define the default folder for all the .sym files that appear as items on generated enhanced reports.  Type the folder name in the box or click Browse to navigate to the folder.  For example:

C:\SmartPlant\Instrumentation\bin\Symbols\

Custom symbol folder — Allows you to define the default folder for all the .sym files that you use for Enhanced SmartLoop and Fieldbus Loop reports when using the Custom by Loop or Custom by Signal generation method (only for Fieldbus Loop).  Type the folder name in the box or click Browse to navigate to the folder.  For example:

C:\SmartPlant\Instrumentation\bin\Symbols\Custom\