Right-click on the map canvas. The drop-down menu will be displayed.

Click Add link.
The Add link pop-up will be displayed.


Select the node from the drop-down list. This is a list of all the available nodes.

Select a second node to connect the link to. Again, the available nodes will be visible in the drop-down list.

Start typing to select a mnemonic and a drop-down list will appear. Select the relevant mnemonic.

You can set a link title if you would like to. Type this into the field provided. This should be a meaningful name that will display on the map.

You can select the type of link that you would like i.e. with an arrowhead or without.

You can select the width of the link line.


Specify the source from where to get the alarms from using the drop-down list.

Tick the glyph option to apply it. Select the location from the drop-down list.

Select a colour according to the data source. You can select either a default palette or a created palette.


Specify the category and graph type by selecting the values from the two drop-down lists respectively. Also, select the metric used in the next drop-down list. These metrics are based on graph type and category.

Tick the display value to show graph values on the link.

Select a colour according to the data source. You can select either a default palette or a created palette.
NOTE: If the tick box for the link colour is ticked at the status source, the tick box at data source will be disabled.

If you plan on entering many links with similar characteristics, you can save the default settings to a template by clicking Make default on the bottom left. Once a default is set, it remains in force until a new default is set for the current session.
NOTE: Exiting the map will clear this saved template.

Click Save.