Offering a data logging and report generator to automating data collection, Watlow’s SpecView human machine interface (HMI) software offers built-in support and auto-detect for Watlow controllers. The product uses customizable screens to automate tasks with user-defined buttons, and for monitoring and adjusting controller parameters. The software includes an alarm manager that aids in troubleshooting and simplifies alarms through the use of plain-text messages. SpecView exhibits support for bar code readers and touch screens. A demo mode can be downloaded at http://www.watlow.com/products/software/specview.cfm.