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TN IT163 How to create an Acknowledge Button for an Alarm

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This Tech Note explains the simple steps to create an acknowledge button for alarms in InTouch


  • Author: Alex Davenport
  • Published: 29/09/2015
  • Applies to: InTouch All Versions


1 InTouch WindowMaker click on the Drawing Tool Button option and place this on your Window.





2 Double Click the Button and the InTouch Animations Menu appears. Select the Touch Pushbuttons - Action Button as seen below.





3 The Scripting Editor appears as seen below.





4 Click the Functions - All Button then select the almAckSelect Function.


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5 The script line will appear and you will need to replace the below attributes then click OK and OK again.


ObjectName = The name of your Alarm Control ActiveX

Comment = Can be any string