I am a newbie in Labview and I am developing a panel that measures DC Voltage with my DMM 6500 digital multimeter. When I run the example, I meet the error followed, and the instrument shows the error-224. Hope you can help me. Thanks in advance.
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when your DMM reports an "illegal parameter" then you need to check all parameters sent to your device!
(This procedure is called debugging"…)
Hi, I am a newbie to this website and I appreciate your assistance for my situation.
I meet some trouble when I try to run the example vi for the DMM 6500 Multimeter,I meet some trouble.
The first one is that when I run the Configure Measurement.vi with its defaulted channel list, it dosen't run correclty with the error-1115 on the instrument. And when I run it with the channel list to blank, it runs well,but I am not sure whether this will influence my measurement,can u tell me how should I cope this?
The second one is that when I run the Read (Multiple Points).vi, it shows error-2710, and I find error appears within the Query Operation Complete.vi, however, when I run the Query Operation Complete.vi alone with the same input, this vi runs correclty.This makes me confused, can u tell me how to solve it?
Thanks in advance!!!
no need to start a new thread for the very same kind of problem…
it dosen't run correclty with the error-1115 on the instrument.
The second one is that when I run the Read (Multiple Points).vi, it shows error-2710,
Both error messages are explained in the manual of your device. Did you read it?
Again: start with reading the manual. Learn about device usage first!
I'm discovering the DMM DLL, and I know (a bit) about LabVIEW and debugging step by step,
And before asking too many questions I read your answer so I started to search for the manual of my device,
But I must admit that so far I didn't find (still searching of course) a list of errors for the DMM6500 (specially error 1115 and 2710).
I'm sure that it's because I didn't look well, but if you are still active on this forum could you tell me were to find this list of errors ?
Hope you (and everybody reading this post) are well,
Thank you for your reading time and sorry for the silly question !
well, Tektronix manuals contained a list of error codes at the time I was using them…
When your manual does not contain a description of those errors you should contact the Tek support to let them explain their devices!
i don't find the error list either, but maybe you could contact Tek support in your country, i do solve my problem in this way.
I managed to get some things right during my crusade against LabVIEW 😉
Still a long way to go though.
I'm now stuck with the "save buffer.vi", so even if I manage to start the measure and see that the graph of defbuffer1 is being filled I cannot manage to get the data (for now at least).
I think there is something (a name or a string) somewhere that is bothering me.
Never this close to the goal 🙂