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Add global rtd channels to a new task with current global channels

I am trying to add global rtd channels to a new task with global current channels. The rtd channels work when tested but they will not show up in the task.
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I am assuming you are doing this in Measurement & Automation Explorer.  I have attached screenshots of how I added a global channel to a DAQmx task in MAX.  Please try these steps and see if that works for you.  If not please reply back with what version of DAQmx and Measurement & Automation Explorer you are using.

 

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In the Task press the '+' button and select thermocouple.

 

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Goto the Virtual Channel tab and select the channel you would like to add

 

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It should now appear in the DAQmx Task channel list

Doug Farrell
Solutions Marketing - Automotive
National Instruments

National Instruments Automotive Solutions
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I just realized you did this with RTDs not thermocouples.  I just did the same thing with RTDs and got the same results.
Doug Farrell
Solutions Marketing - Automotive
National Instruments

National Instruments Automotive Solutions
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Doug,

Yes I was trying to do this in Measurement & Automation Explore. The same way you have explained. When I would select the virtual channel it would not show in the task. I downloaded the lasted version of DAQMX, 2009 and this fix the problem.

 

Thanks

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Great success! Glad you got up and running.
Doug Farrell
Solutions Marketing - Automotive
National Instruments

National Instruments Automotive Solutions
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