Measurement:Power Line Frequency Property

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

Edition Date: January 2018

Part Number: 370736U-01

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Short Name: Power Line Frequency

Property of niDCPower

Specifies the power line frequency for specified channel(s). NI-DCPower uses this value to select a timebase for setting the Aperture Time property in power line cycles (PLCs).

Note  This property is not supported by all devices. Refer to Supported Properties by Device for information about supported devices.

Refer to the following topics for more information about how to configure your measurements:

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

Related topics:

Measurement Noise Rejection

60 Hertz (60.0)

Specifies a power line frequency of 60 Hz.

50 Hertz (50.0)

Specifies a power line frequency of 50 Hz.


The following table lists the characteristics of this property.

Datatype fD
High-level VIs niDCPower Configure Power Line Frequency
Channel-based Yes


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