How to Import an Alarm Device Catalog
First, travel to the Settings tab on the left, then scroll to the bottom to find the "Fire Alarms" section.
Once in the Alarm Device Catalog screen, click the button at the top titled "Import."
You will then be prompted to choose a file for import.
Once you've imported your CSV successfully, you'll see a green header saying "Alarm Device Catalogs Imported."
Understanding the Alarm Device Catalog Template
Listed below is a breakdown of all the fields in the alarm device catalog template, a copy of the report available for download, and a sample report.
Note: not every field is required for a successful import. No one field is required, but a more complete import will allow for more detailed inspections and reports.
ID - The internal ID given to the catalog
Type Name - What type of device it is. Inspect Point provides dozens of options to choose from, including Abort Switches, Chimes, and Photo Detectors, to name a few
Legend Prefix - (For ULC only) The prefix you want your catalog to have in the legend
Manufacturer - The manufacturer of the device catalog
Model - The model of the device catalog
Sensitivity Test Method - The kit used to conduct the sensitivity test
Sensitivity Range - The range (in parts per million) in which an alarm device will go off if it detects smoke
Alarm Device Catalog Template: