niRFSG Initialize VI

NI RF Signal Generators Help (NI-RFSG 18.1)


Edition Date: June 2018
Part Number: 371025V-01
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Opens a session to the device you specify as the resource name and returns an instrument handle that you use to identify the NI-RFSG device in all subsequent NI-RFSG VIs.

Supported Devices: PXI-5610, PXIe-5611, PXIe-5644/5645/5646, PXI/PXIe-5650/5651/5652, PXIe-5653/5654/5654 with PXIe-5696, PXI-5670/5671, PXIe-5672/5673/5673E, PXIe-5820/5840

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NI-RFSG Instrument Driver Programming Flow

Examples

niRFSG Initialize

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resource name specifies the resource name of the device to initialize.

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id query specifies whether NI-RFSG performs an ID query. Set this parameter to TRUE to perform an ID query. Set this parameter to FALSE to not perform an ID query.

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reset device specifies whether you want to reset the NI-RFSG device during the initialization procedure. Set this parameter to TRUE to reset the device. Set this parameter to FALSE to not reset the device.

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error in describes error conditions that occur before this node runs. This input provides standard error in functionality.

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instrument handle passes a reference to your instrument session to the next VI. instrument handle is obtained from this VI or the niRFSG Initialize With Options VI.

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error out contains error information. This output provides standard error out functionality.

Examples

Refer to the following VIs for examples of using the niRFSG Initialize VI.

  • RFSG Getting Started Single Tone Generation VI: labview\examples\instr\niRFSG

  • RFSG Arbitrary Waveform Generation (Arb) VI: labview\examples\instr\niRFSG

  • RFSG Getting Started Script (Script) VI: labview\examples\instr\niRFSG

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