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    Last Modified: May 21, 2018

    Indicates the measurement to take with the analog input channel and in some cases, such as for temperature measurements, the sensor to use.

    Data type: datatype_icon

    Name Value Description
    Voltage 10322 Voltage measurement.
    Voltage RMS 10350 Voltage RMS measurement.
    Current 10134 Current measurement.
    Current RMS 10351 Current RMS measurement.
    More:Voltage:Custom with Excitation 10323 Voltage measurement with an excitation source. You can use this measurement type for custom sensors that require excitation, but you must use a custom scale to scale the measured voltage.
    More:Bridge (V/V) 15908 Measure voltage ratios from a Wheatstone bridge.
    Frequency 10181 Frequency measurement using a frequency to voltage converter.
    Resistance 10278 Resistance measurement.
    Temperature:Thermocouple 10303 Temperature measurement using a thermocouple.
    Temperature:Thermistor 10302 Temperature measurement using a thermistor.
    Temperature:RTD 10301 Temperature measurement using an RTD.
    Temperature:Built-in Sensor 10311 Temperature measurement using a built-in sensor on a terminal block or device.
    Strain Gage 10300 Strain measurement.
    Rosette Strain Gage 15980 Strain measurement using a rosette strain gage.
    Position:LVDT 10352 Position measurement using an LVDT.
    Position:RVDT 10353 Position measurement using an RVDT.
    Position:Eddy Current Proximity Probe 14835 Position measurement using an eddy current proximity probe.
    Accelerometer 10356 Acceleration measurement using an accelerometer.
    Velocity:IEPE Sensor 15966 Velocity measurement using an IEPE Sensor.
    Force:Bridge 15899 Force measurement using a bridge-based sensor.
    Force:IEPE Sensor 15895 Force measurement using an IEPE Sensor.
    Pressure:Bridge 15902 Pressure measurement using a bridge-based sensor.
    Sound Pressure:Microphone 10354 Sound pressure measurement using a microphone.
    Torque:Bridge 15905 Torque measurement using a bridge-based sensor.
    TEDS Sensor 12531 Measurement type defined by TEDS.

    Long Name: Channel:Analog Input:Measurement Type

    Class: DAQmx Task

    Permissions: Read

    Where This Property Is Available:

    Desktop OS: Windows


    Web Server: Not supported in VIs that run in a web application

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