Use tasks to define properties for when a system starts and stops acquisitions and how to perform data logging.Before you begin, add a DAQ device to the system definition.
|Perform finite acquisitions and identify an external sample clock.||Click the task and use the Task Configuration page.|
|Allow logging and configure to save data in .tdms log files.||Click Logging and use the Logging Configuration page.|
|Control waveform acquisitions by DAQ devices.||Use waveform task channels.|
|Define triggers to for acquisitions to start and stop when a certain analog or digital value occurs or a software command is received.||Click Triggers and use the Triggers Configuration page.|