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Short Name: WaitMode
Property of DAQmx Write
Specifies how DAQmx Write waits for space to become available in the buffer.
|Poll (12524)||Repeatedly check for available buffer space as fast as possible. This mode allows for the highest sampling rates at the expense of CPU efficiency.|
|Yield (12525)||Repeatedly check for available buffer space, but yield control to other threads after each check. This mode offers a balance between sampling rate and CPU efficiency.|
|Sleep (12547)||Check for available buffer space once per the amount of time specified in SleepTime.|
The following table lists the characteristics of this property.
|Settable while task is running||device-specific|
|Available in Run-Time Engine||yes|