niScope Configure Acquisition

NI High-Speed Digitizers Help (NI-SCOPE)

Edition Date: January 2017

Part Number: 370592AB-01

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Configures how the digitizer acquires data and fills the waveform record.

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instrument handle identifies a particular instrument session.


acquisition Type is the manner in which the digitizer acquires data and fills the waveform record.

Not all digitizers support all acquisition types; refer to Features Supported by Device for more information.

Default Value: Normal

Defined Values


Flex Res


Note  Acquisition type DDC applies to the NI 5620/5621 only. To use DDC mode in the NI 5142, leave acquisition type set to Normal and set the DDC Enabled property to True.

instrument handle out has the same value as the instrument handle.


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


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


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