Source:DC Voltage:Current Limit Property

NI DC Power Supplies and SMUs Help (NI-DCPower)

Edition Date: January 2018

Part Number: 370736U-01

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NI-DCPower (English | Japanese)

Short Name: Current Limit

Property of niDCPower

Specifies the current limit, in amps, that the output cannot exceed when generating the desired voltage on the specified channel(s). Limit is specified as a positive value, but symmetric positive and negative limits are enforced simultaneously.

This property is applicable only if the Output Function property is set to DC Voltage and the Compliance Limit Symmetry property is set to Symmetric.

Note  The channel must be enabled for the specified current limit to take effect. Refer to the Output Enabled property for more information about enabling the output channel.

Valid Values: The valid values for this property are defined by the values to which the Current Limit Range property is set.

Related topics:

Compliance

Remarks

The following table lists the characteristics of this property.

Datatype fD
PermissionsRead/Write
High-level VIs niDCPower Configure Current Limit
Channel-based Yes
ResettableNo

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