Use DAQ devices
to support analog, digital, and counter I/O
functions such as acquiring waveform
Launch the VeriStand Editor.
In the Project Files pane, double-click a system definition file
System Explorer opens.
in the configuration tree.
Choose to add one or all discoverable DAQ devices.
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- Click Add DAQ Device.
- Use the Add DAQ Device dialog box to
identify the DAQ device you want to add.
- Click OK.
- Click Hardware Discovery Wizard and
follow the onscreen instructions.
- Right-click a device and select Add
Channels to display the Add DAQ
Channels dialog box.
Use the Add DAQ Channels dialog box to configure the type
of physical channel to add and their properties.
For analog input channels,
you must choose to acquire the signal a single point at a time or over a
period of time as waveform.
Select the specific channels on the device you want to add to the system
If the DAQ device does not contain channels of the type you specified,
such as AO or DI, no channels are available to select.
Save the system definition file.
After you add a DAQ device, you can add and configure
more channels. Add an internal channel to a DAQ device by right-clicking
the device and selecting Add Internal Channel.
You can also add a SCXI module to a DAQ device by right-clicking the device and
selecting Add SCXI Modules. Use the Add SCXI Module dialog
box to configure the module.