Example Code

LabVIEW Example for RTDs

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  • LabVIEW

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The following example code is provided in the LabVIEW NI Example Finder  under Hardware Input and Output»DAQmx»Analog Input»RTD or Thermistor - Continuous Input.vi. The front panel of this example allows the user to:

  1. Select the Physical Channel(s) of the device from which the RTD data will be taken
  2. Set the Maximum and Minimum temperature range
  3. Pick the RTD configuration from a list of supported types
  4. Select a source and value for current excitation
  5. Choose the RTD type and nominal sensor resistance
  6. Configure the acquisition timing settings

Related Links

Making an RTD or Thermistor Measurement in LabVIEW

Measuring Temperature with Thermocouples, RTDs, and Thermistors

Example code from the Example Code Exchange in the NI Community is licensed with the MIT license.