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Control an Ethernet-based instrument with NI-VISA on cRIO

Hallo everyone,

 

I found this whitepaper on how to configur NI-VISA to control an ethernet based instrument on a windows PC,

 

http://www.ni.com/tutorial/3325/en/

 

but this requires NI-MAX therefore I can't do the same on cRIO. So my question is how to realize a VISA based Ethernet communication on a cRIO to control my instrument.

 

Regards

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What is the protocol your instrument uses? Can you simply use the primitive TCP Vis to communicate with the device?



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You can build the VISA Resource name from the IP Address.  Use MAX to figure out the string and use it in your code for the cRIO.


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