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How can previously created data in BenchLink II be exported?
Open a previously saved configuration file with data and then export the data as a Text (.txt) file or Comma Separated values (.csv) file.

FAQ 2012-11-05

Why does BenchLink DataLogger 3 generate the "MDAC installation failed" error message?
The MDAC (Microsoft Data Access Components) may be corrupted and needs to be repaired.

FAQ 2011-12-20

How do I rack mount two instruments of different depths?
There are three ways to rack instruments of different depths side-by-side; for example, a Keysight 33220A with a Keysight 34401A.

FAQ 2010-10-12

How can I copy Channels to Other Channels in BenchLink 3?
Select the channel(s) to be copied, right-click and select copy, select the channel(s) to be pasted, right click and select paste.

FAQ 2010-09-08

What is the temperature coefficient supported by the 34970A for RTD temperature measurements?
The 34970A supports PT100 RTD's with an alpha=0.00385, RTD's with alpha=0.00385, or alpha=0.00391.

FAQ 2010-05-16

How can I remotely view what modules are installed in the 34970A?
Use the SYSTem:CTYPe? {100|200|300} SCPI command or System.CardType( ) IVI COM object.

FAQ 2010-05-16

Can I upload instrument configurations and scanned data from an instrument?
Yes. To upload the instrument configuration and, if available, measured data, click Configuration > New by Upload...

FAQ 2010-05-05

Can scanned data be exported? If so, what formats are supported?
Yes. Data can be exported to files in either ASCII or Unicode format.

FAQ 2010-05-05

Can two scan lists be running at the same time?
No. Only one scan list is active at any given time.

FAQ 2010-05-05

Is there a pictorial or tabular representation available for my scan lists, events, Action Scripts, and notifications?
Yes.

FAQ 2010-05-05

How do multiple scan lists appear in a datalog?
Multiple scan lists are stored by Data Logger Pro in the same datalog.

FAQ 2010-05-05

Can I start a scan and then close Data Logger Pro and continue scanning?
Yes. However, there are some limitations.

FAQ 2010-05-05

Can I run two scan lists at the same time (in parallel)?
No. Scan lists can only be run sequentially

FAQ 2010-05-05

How are multiple scan lists graphed?
The starting point for each scan list is indicated by a vertical bar on the graph and the label Started.

FAQ 2010-05-05

What are channel limits?
Limits can be set on multiplexer, totalizer and digital read channels (see the limit types question below).

FAQ 2010-05-05

I don't have channels wired-up yet. How can I experiment with Data Logger Pro?
You can view getting started “simulations” by clicking Help > Start Simulation Mode and selecting a simulation from the list.

FAQ 2010-05-05

Can I reduce data while scanning?
No. All scanned data is saved in the datalog.

FAQ 2010-05-05

Can I send an email following a scan or on some event?
Yes. You can use a notification to execute an external program or batch file in response to an event.

FAQ 2010-05-05

How can I get started using multiple scan lists?
Please refer to the “Getting Started with Multiple Scan Lists, Limits, Events and Action Scripts” in the Help menu.

FAQ 2010-05-05

How can I move a complete configuration from one PC to another?
You can do this by creating a package, move the package to the new PC then read the package in.

FAQ 2010-05-05

How can I open a configuration from a different data logger application?
See “Import Data Logger 3 Configuration”, or “Import Data Logger for 34980A Configuration”, or “Packages” in the Help menu for detail.

FAQ 2010-05-05

Can I be scanning and run an Action Script at the same time (in parallel)?
No. Scan lists and Action Scripts are executed sequentially

FAQ 2010-05-05

How do I branch from one scan to another?
The Stop the scan and start the scan on action on the “Configure Events” tab, allows you to branch to another scan list on the occurrence of the corresponding event.

FAQ 2010-05-05

What is an Action Script and what can I do with it?
An Action Script contains one or more action steps that perform actions on modules in 34970A/34980A instruments, and other instrumentation connected to the PC.

FAQ 2010-05-05

Can I filter the data shown on a graph?
Yes. On a graph tab, click the Channels... button to select which channels to graph and/or to show only certain measurement functions.

FAQ 2010-05-05

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