Units Tab on System Page

NI InsightCM™ 3.3 Help

Edition Date: December 2018

Part Number: 374498G-01

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Location: Expand the navigation menu and click System»Units.

This tab controls in which units you can configure a channel to acquire data. Each sensor type, such as acceleration and velocity, can have one or more allowed units. Note that the units allowed for a sensor type also control in which units features and spectral bands can be calculated.

What do you want to do?

Task Action
Allow or disallow specific units for channels with a specific measurement type. Select a row in the table, and then click the Add Unit or Remove Unit buttons.
Change the unit for a measurement type from imperial to metric. Select a row in the table and click the Add Unit button. In the resulting dialog box, enter the appropriate metric unit and click OK.
Note  Use the Remove Unit button to remove the imperial unit from the measurement type.

Supported Units

Refer to the following table for a list of all the units supported in the NI InsightCM web application.

Measurement Type Imperial Metric
Acceleration g m/s^s
Current amp amp
Displacement mil, volt, in m, mm, micron
Resistance ohm ohm
Temperature F C
Velocity ips m/s, mm/s
Voltage volt volt

Related Information

Relationship between Channels, Measurement Types, Features, and Spectral Bands

Channels Tab (Device Configuration Page)


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