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The Download & Play feature enables you to download the waveform created by the NI-RFmx Waveform Creator and play it on NI hardware.
Note: The Download & Play option in the main menu is enabled when you open at least one modulation window.
Enter the required parameters before you play the waveform on the hardware.
Device Name -
Center Frequency, Power Level, External Attenuation, Reference Source, Frequency, and Markers - Values that you set on these controls are configured to the selected device.
During waveform play, the values are also applied on the fly.
LO Offset Mode - Sets the LO offset mode to NI hardware and possible values are Auto, Disabled and No Offset. Default value is Disabled. Refer RFSG help for more information.
Signal Bandwidth - Based on the waveform configuration set in the Modulation window, Signal Bandwidth is calculated and set to this control when you click Create & Play.
Note: This is a read-only control.
Runtime Scaling - Sets the value to runtime scaling property, default value is -1.5 dB.
PAPR- Based on the waveform configuration from the Modulation window, PAPR is calculated and set to this control when you click Create & Play.
Create & Play -
Stop - Aborts waveform generation.
Waveform generation is also aborted, if you close the window, change the device name, or on any error condition from the selected device.
Status Textbox - Displays status, warning, and error information about the current device session. The window automatically clears the resolved errors.