Messages Page

Log Viewer

Messages Page

Click the Messages tab to open the Messages page.

The Messages page has the following options:

  • Each column, except Type, maps to a column heading in the Message Window.
  • The first row (Error Warning in the LogFlag column) is not editable and cannot be deleted, although you can clear the Show check box.
  • Data rows perform an AND operation (filter for messages that meet both criteria).
  • Data columns perform an OR operation (filter for messages that meet either criteria).
  • Use both AND and OR operations (multiple categories on multiple rows) to set complex filters.
  • New Filter icon: Use to add a new row of filter criteria. After setting filtering criteria, the check box is automatically enabled for that row.
  • Delete Filter icon: Use to remove a highlighted row of filter criteria.
  • Delete All: Use this button to clear all filter criteria from this page.
  • To set a filter

    1. Click the check box of a new row to toggle between Show and Hide.
  • Double-click a category cell to type the filter criteria.
  • Click outside of the cell to set that criteria.
  • The Messages page also has two shortcut menus. When a category cell is in edit mode, right-click in the cell to display Microsoft® edit commands, such as copy and paste. Right-click outside a category cell to display the following commands:

    • Clear Field: Erase the data in a category cell.
  • Add: Add another row of filtering criteria.
  • Delete: Delete a row of filtering criteria.
  • Use the Enable/Disable Message Filter icon on the toolbar to toggle on and off the filtering criteria you have set.

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