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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.
The following table lists the characteristics of this property.