Scanning Configuration:Trigger Input Property

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Edition Date: April 2015

Part Number: 375472H-01

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Short Name: Trigger Input

Property of niSwitch

Specifies the source of the trigger for which the switch module can wait upon encountering a semi-colon (;) when processing a scan list. When the trigger occurs, the switch module advances to the next entry in the scan list.

Related topics

IMMEDIATE (1)

The switch module does not wait for a trigger before processing the next entry in the scan list.

SW_TRIG_FUNC (3)

The switch module waits until you call the niSwitch Send Software Trigger VI before processing the next entry in the scan list.

EXTERNAL (2)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger from an external source through the external trigger input before processing the next entry in the scan list.

TRIG0 (111)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the PXI TRIG0 line before processing the next entry in the scan list.

TRIG1 (112)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the PXI TRIG1 line before processing the next entry in the scan list.

TRIG2 (113)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the PXI TRIG2 line before processing the next entry in the scan list.

TRIG3 (114)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the PXI TRIG3 line before processing the next entry in the scan list.

TRIG4 (115)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the PXI TRIG4 line before processing the next entry in the scan list.

TRIG5 (116)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the PXI TRIG5 line before processing the next entry in the scan list.

TRIG6 (117)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the PXI TRIG6 line before processing the next entry in the scan list.

TRIG7 (118)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the PXI TRIG7 line before processing the next entry in the scan list.

PXI_STAR (125)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the PXI star trigger bus before processing the next entry in the scan list.

REARCONNECTOR (1000)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the rear connector.

FRONTCONNECTOR (1001)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the front connector.

REARCONNECTOR_MODULE1 (1021)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the rear connector module 1.

REARCONNECTOR_MODULE2 (1022)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the rear connector module 2.

REARCONNECTOR_MODULE3 (1023)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the rear connector module 3.

REARCONNECTOR_MODULE4 (1024)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the rear connector module 4.

REARCONNECTOR_MODULE5 (1025)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the rear connector module 5.

REARCONNECTOR_MODULE6 (1026)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the rear connector module 6.

REARCONNECTOR_MODULE7 (1027)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the rear connector module 7.

REARCONNECTOR_MODULE8 (1028)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the rear connector module 8.

REARCONNECTOR_MODULE9 (1029)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the rear connector module 9.

REARCONNECTOR_MODULE10 (1030)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the rear connector module 10.

REARCONNECTOR_MODULE11 (1031)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the rear connector module 11.

REARCONNECTOR_MODULE12 (1032)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the rear connector module 12.

FRONTCONNECTOR_MODULE1 (1041)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the front connector module 1.

FRONTCONNECTOR_MODULE2 (1042)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the front connector module 2.

FRONTCONNECTOR_MODULE3 (1043)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the front connector module 3.

FRONTCONNECTOR_MODULE4 (1044)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the front connector module 4.

FRONTCONNECTOR_MODULE5 (1045)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the front connector module 5.

FRONTCONNECTOR_MODULE6 (1046)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the front connector module 6.

FRONTCONNECTOR_MODULE7 (1047)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the front connector module 7.

FRONTCONNECTOR_MODULE8 (1048)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the front connector module 8.

FRONTCONNECTOR_MODULE9 (1049)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the front connector module 9.

FRONTCONNECTOR_MODULE10 (1050)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the front connector module 10.

FRONTCONNECTOR_MODULE11 (1051)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the front connector module 11.

FRONTCONNECTOR_MODULE12 (1052)

The switch module waits until it receives a trigger on the front connector module 12.

Remarks

The following table lists the characteristics of this property.

Datatype iL
PermissionsRead/Write
Channel-based No
ResettableNo

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