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Last Modified: October 31, 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

FPGA: Not supported

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

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