GetAttributeByte Method

NI-VisaNS .NET Class Library Help for Visual Studio 2010

Edition Date: August 2012

Part Number: 370627F-01

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Provides direct read access to the NI-VISA driver-level attributes of Byte data type.

Namespace: NationalInstruments.VisaNS

Assembly: NationalInstruments.VisaNS (in NationalInstruments.VisaNS.dll) Version: 13.0.40.167

Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration)
<EditorBrowsableAttribute(EditorBrowsableState.Never)> _
Public Function GetAttributeByte ( _
	attribute As AttributeType _
) As Byte

C#
[EditorBrowsableAttribute(EditorBrowsableState.Never)]
public byte GetAttributeByte(
	AttributeType attribute
)

Parameters

attribute
Type: NationalInstruments.VisaNS.AttributeType
NI-VISA driver-level attribute to read.

Return Value

Value of the NI-VISA driver attribute requested with attribute.

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
VisaException The NI-VISA driver returned an error as a result of calling this method.
DllNotFoundException The NI-VISA driver library cannot be found.
EntryPointNotFoundException A required operation in the NI-VISA driver library cannot be found.
InvalidOperationException The specified attribute is not defined.
ObjectDisposedException This member is called after the Dispose method is called directly from code or indirectly through a finalizer.

Remarks

This method is provided only for extensibility. You should use this method if there is no property on the API corresponding to the VISA attribute that you are interested in. When the API is updated to contain the VISA attribute that you desire, update your program to use the property instead.

See Also

Reference

Session Class

NationalInstruments.VisaNS Namespace

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