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Continuous Synchronous Scanning with NI-DMM and NI-SWITCH www.ni.com/example/26490/en/
In a synchronous scanning example, the DMM sends a trigger to the switch whenever it is done making a measurement. When the switch receives the trigger, it advances to the next cha...
Rating: 2.50 Last Modified: November 21 2013 Download Example
NI Fault Insertion Units Custom Device www.ni.com/example/31248/en/
Add deterministic hardware fault insertion to NI VeriStand by using the example Custom Device to control the NI PXI-2510, 2512, and 2514 Fault Insertion Units (FIU).
Rating: 3.78 Last Modified: August 11 2014 Download Example
Parallel Testing with Auto Scheduling NI TestStand Downloadable Demo www.ni.com/example/31528/en/
This is a software-only demo that illustrates the benefits of testing multiple devices (DUTs) simultaneously using one set of shared instruments. The demo demonstrates testing four...
Rating: 3.00 Last Modified: January 23 2012 Download Example
Acquiring Waveform Data from an NI DMM in LabVIEW SignalExpress www.ni.com/example/30496/en/
The NI 407x line of DMMs is capable of performing waveform voltage and current acquisitions. However, there currently is not a step available in LabVIEW SignalExpress that will all...
Rating: 3.00 Last Modified: October 06 2011 Download Example
Sourcing 100 nA with 2 SMUs www.ni.com/example/30892/en/
This example program shows how to use a current divider circuit to obtain 100 nA with 10 nA steps using 2x PXI-4130 SMUs and a PXI-4071 DMM to verify the results
Rating: 0.00 Last Modified: April 21 2008 Download Example
Programmatically Retrieve Routes and Route Groups from a Switch Executive Virtual Device www.ni.com/example/30294/en/
NI Switch Executive has the Configuration API to navigate the Object Hierarchy which contains information about the Routes and Route Groups as shown below. See NI Switch Executive ...
Rating: 3.17 Last Modified: January 12 2011 Download Example
Benchmarking Reading Rate and Resolution of the FlexDMM Architecture www.ni.com/example/30238/en/
This example gives a clear understanding of the DMM measurement cycle and how to take advantage of the FlexDMM architecture to maximize performance. The program also contains the a...
Rating: 5.00 Last Modified: February 09 2007 Download Example
Switch User Defined Step for SignalExpress www.ni.com/example/27971/en/
This User Defined Step provides the ability to programmatically or interactively connect or disconnect two channels of a switch from within SignalExpress. This code is powered by t...
Rating: 0.00 Last Modified: September 06 2006 Download Example
Configuring the DMM to Take Multiple Measurement Types in the Same Scan List www.ni.com/example/25841/en/
This example program allows you to perform different measurement types on different channels of a switch and to specify the range and resolution for a specific channel list on your...
Rating: 3.89 Last Modified: September 06 2006 Download Example
Using the NI Switch Executive API to Simplify Large Switching Applications www.ni.com/example/29113/en/
The purpose of this example program is to demonstrate the programming advantages of NI Switch Executive in high-channel-count applications. The example simluates two SCXI-1127 4x8 ...
Rating: 5.00 Last Modified: September 06 2006 Download Example
Controlling Relays on the Fly www.ni.com/example/26479/en/
I. Description: This example demonstrates how to control relays while the program is running. In this example, the default values allow the user to manually control all relays with...
Rating: 0.00 Last Modified: September 06 2006 Download Example
Switch Maintenance Report www.ni.com/example/28530/en/
The switch maintenance report program generates an HTML report for all the switches installed in the computer. This reports lists for each switch module the device name (shown in M...
Rating: 3.00 Last Modified: September 06 2006 Download Example
DMM and Switches Synchronous and Handshaking Scanning Examples www.ni.com/example/26941/en/
These two examples show how to program a switch and a DMM for synchronous scanning operations (DMM Switch Synchronous Scanning.vi) and handshaking operations (DMM Switch Handshakin...
Rating: 3.00 Last Modified: September 06 2006 Download Example
Hardware Handshaking (Multiplexing) with an NI 5112 and an NI 259X www.ni.com/example/28710/en/
This example combines a PXI RF switch module with a PXI high-speed digitizer. The example is based on VIs from the NI-SCOPE and NI-SWITCH instrument drivers. Before running this VI...
Rating: 3.00 Last Modified: September 06 2006 Download Example
Connecting a Single Switch of the SCXI-1127 to the High-Voltage Analog Backplane (HVAB). www.ni.com/example/25920/en/
This example demostrates how to route a signal from the SCXI-1331 terminal block all the way to the HVAB. The example is very simple, but demonstrates the important point of closin...
Rating: 0.00 Last Modified: September 06 2006 Download Example
How Do I Program the SCXI-1127/1128 in Independent Mode as a 64x1 Multiplexer www.ni.com/example/28693/en/
I want to be able to use the SCXI-1127/1128 in Independent mode as a 64x1 Mux but I cannot activate HLSELECT and 1 WIRE relay. 1- When using the SCXI-1127/1128 in Independant mode ...
Rating: 5.00 Last Modified: September 06 2006 Download Example
How can I multiplex two switches together and measure them with the DMM? www.ni.com/example/28725/en/
This example is ideal for measuring the potential between all points of a matrix. This example was tested on a matrix of resistors excited by an external power supply. The voltage ...
Rating: 1.00 Last Modified: July 07 2008 Download Example
Measuring Thermocouples with PXI-2527 www.ni.com/example/29760/en/
This example shows how to scan multiple thermocouple channels on the PXI-2527, convert measurements into temperatures and graph each channel separately.
Rating: 0.00 Last Modified: September 06 2006 Download Example
VB.NET niSwitch - Making Connections on a Switch www.ni.com/example/29577/en/
This example demonstrates how to connect and disconnect channels using the NI-SWITCH driver in Visual Basic .NET. For Visual Basic .NET, the NI-SWITCH driver is wrapped into a niSw...
Rating: 5.00 Last Modified: January 27 2015 Download Example
C# niSwitch - Making Connections on a Switch www.ni.com/example/26648/en/
This example demonstrates how to connect and disconnect channels using the NI-SWITCH driver in C# (a .NET Language). For C#, the NI-SWITCH driver is wrapped into a niSwitch.cs asse...
Rating: 1.00 Last Modified: January 28 2013 Download Example
Passing a Switch Executive Session Between LabVIEW Modules Called From TestStand www.ni.com/example/29955/en/
This example program shows how to pass a Switch Executive Session between different LabVIEW modules being called in a TestStand sequence. This example makes two connections, one wi...
Rating: 0.00 Last Modified: January 03 2008 Download Example
Accessing Relay Count Information on NI Switch Modules www.ni.com/example/25409/en/
This VI demonstrates the relay count feature of NI-SWITCH 2.x with supported NI switch hardware (see below). To run this VI, enter the correct resource name and topology name for t...
Rating: 2.67 Last Modified: October 09 2009 Download Example
Switch Multi-module Scanning www.ni.com/example/28488/en/
These examples show how to perform scanning accross several modules in the same chassis. Read the Example information.txt to find out which example you can use with your setup. Ref...
Rating: 3.50 Last Modified: September 06 2006 Download Example
Hardware-Triggered Multiplexing with a PXI Switch and an NI 5411/5431 Arb Device www.ni.com/example/28718/en/
This example combines a PXI multiplexing switch with an arbitrary waveform generator. The NI 5411 and NI 5431 arb devices have only one physical channel for analog output. However,...
Rating: 0.00 Last Modified: September 06 2006 Download Example
Using the NI 4060 Digital Multimeter with the SCXI-1127 www.ni.com/example/28871/en/
In the attached PDF document (SCXI-1127.pdf, 470 KB), you will find information on the three different operating modes of the SCXI-1127: matrix mode, independent mode, and scanner ...
Rating: 2.67 Last Modified: September 06 2006 Download Example
Digital 64x64 Switch Matrix Reference Example for LabVIEW FPGA www.ni.com/example/30396/en/
Acts as a dynamic 64x64 bit digital switch matrix. Any of the 64 inputs can be connected to any of the outputs. A single input can drive multiple outputs. The matrix of connections...
Rating: 3.57 Last Modified: May 04 2010 Download Example
Monitor PXI-1056 Chassis Temperature and Fan Speed www.ni.com/example/30378/en/
The PXI-1056 chassis supports remote voltage, temperature, and fan monitoring through a RS-232 9-pin D-sub connector located on the rear panel. These metrics may be read using the ...
Rating: 0.00 Last Modified: July 24 2007 Download Example
How to Create Custom Switch Topologies with National Instruments Switch Executive www.ni.com/example/3446/en/
This application note describes how to create a custom topology for a switching system, such as a matrix or multiplexer, from independent relays using National Instrument Switch Ex...
Rating: 4.89 Last Modified: March 23 2012
Using NI-ModInst to query specific information in CVI www.ni.com/example/28726/en/
This example demonstrates using NI-ModInst to get a list of devices that use a particular driver and obtain useful information about a specific device. For example, you can use thi...
Rating: 0.00 Last Modified: September 06 2006 Download Example
Combined Measurements with NI PXI Switch Modules and High-Speed Digitizers www.ni.com/example/29778/en/
This example combines the NI PXI Switch modules and High-Speed digitizers together in a single VI. Users can use any multiplexers in scanning mode with a PXI High-Speed digitizer c...
Rating: 5.00 Last Modified: May 24 2012 Download Example

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