Function generators - Load

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Settings dialog - Function generators- Load. (Click on a category to get more information.)Figure 1: Settings dialog - Function generators- Load. (Click on a category to get more information.)

Auto open

The Multi Channel oscilloscope software supports multiple generators at the same time. The setting Maximum number of instruments determines how many of the detected generators will be opened to be used in the Multi Channel oscilloscope software.

Init with

When a function generator is detected by the Multi Channel oscilloscope software, it can be opened and listed in the object tree. Additionally, the opened generator can be initialized with predefined settings from a settings file when init with is checked. Select a settings file using the file open button Open button.

Start after opening

When a function generator is detected by the Multi Channel oscilloscope software, it will be opened and listed in the object tree. When start after opening is checked, the generator will start generating automatically.

Starting a function generator may damage connected equipment.

Start after loading settings

After loading a TPS settings file containing function generator settings, generators can automatically be started depending on this setting. The following options are available for start after loading settings:

  • Never The generator(s) will be stopped.
  • Always The generator(s) will be started.
  • Keep same state If generator(s) are generating, they are restarted after loading.
  • As loaded The state in the loaded setfile will be used.