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VISA: Taking a Thermocouple Measurement using C# Read Me

This sample program sets the 34970A for a simple scan that makes both DCV and type J thermocouple temperature measurements.

Date: August 27, 2004
Version: 1.0.0.0
Language: Microsoft® C# (C Sharp)
Operating System: Windows® NT® 4.0, 2000 Professional, or XP
VISA Version: Use Agilent I/O Library version M.01.01.04 or above

This sample program sets the 34970A for a simple scan that makes both DCV and type J thermocouple temperature measurements. The program also checks the instrument and module identification to make sure there is communication between the 34970A and the computer, and the correct module is installed. The returned data is entered into a list box.

The program requires that VISA is installed in your computer. VISA comes with the Agilent I/O Library. Include the visa32.cs file. This file comes with VISA version M.01.01.04 or above.

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