When setting up basic and necessary information for the adapter definition, the requirements are organized in five main tabs:
Adapter: Specify basic descriptive information for the adapter. For more information, see Section 4.2, Adapter Definition Properties.
Icon: Specify an icon for the adapter from the Operations Center icon library or select a custom icon. For more information, see Section 4.3, Assigning an Adapter Icon.
Properties: Specify defaults for the run-time adapter properties, including the alarm columns displayed in the Operations Center console, and the adapter hierarchy file and stylesheet file. For more information, see Section 4.4, Specifying Run-Time Adapter Properties.
Scripts: Set up defaults for scripts that should run based on adapter activity. For more information, see Section 4.5, Defining Script Triggers.
Database: Specify the database connection that is used by the adapter at run-time. For more information, see Section 4.6, Setting a Run-Time Database Connection.