Inherent IVI Attributes:User Options:Query Instrument Status Property

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Edition Date: April 2015

Part Number: 375472H-01

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Short Name: Query Instrument Status

Property of niSwitch

Specifies whether the instrument driver queries the instrument status after each operation. The default value is TRUE. Use the niSwitch Initialize With Options VI to override the default value.

Querying the instrument status is useful for debugging. After you validate your program, set this property to FALSE to disable status checking and maximize performance. The instrument driver can choose to ignore status checking for particular properties regardless of the setting of this property.

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Remarks

The following table lists the characteristics of this property.

Datatype bool
PermissionsRead/Write
Channel-based No
ResettableNo

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