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

Edition Date: January 2018

Part Number: 370736U-01

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Short Name: Output Function

Property of niDCPower

Configures the function to generate on the specified channel(s).

When DC Voltage is selected, the device generates the desired voltage level on the output as long as the output current is below the current limit. You can use the following properties to configure the channel when DC Voltage is selected:

When DC Current is selected, the device generates the desired current level on the output as long as the output voltage is below the voltage limit. You can use the following properties to configure the channel when DC Current is selected:

When Pulse Voltage is selected, the device generates pulses at the desired pulse voltage levels on the output as long as the output current is below the pulse current limit. You can use the following properties to configure the channel when Pulse Voltage is selected:

When Pulse Current is selected, the device generates pulses at the desired pulse current levels on the output as long as the output voltage is below the pulse voltage limit. You can use the following properties to configure the channel when Pulse Current is selected:

Default Value: Refer to Supported Properties by Device for the default value by device.

Related topics:

Constant Voltage Mode

Constant Current Mode

DC Voltage (1006)

Sets the output function to DC voltage.

DC Current (1007)

Sets the output function to DC current.

Pulse Voltage (1049)

Sets the output function to pulse voltage.

Pulse Current (1050)

Sets the output function to pulse current.

Remarks

The following table lists the characteristics of this property.

Datatype iL
PermissionsRead/Write
High-level VIs niDCPower Configure Output Function
Channel-based Yes
ResettableNo

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