Start Monitoring Mode Button

Start Monitoring Mode Button

With the power on, click this button if you wish to monitor the status of data acquisition. This button is merely for the purpose of observing the status of data acquisition, and thus its status cannot be saved. When clicking the start monitoring mode button starts data acquisition, the LED on the left hand side turns on in red color to show that data acquisition is in progress. At this time, all the other buttons accept the pause and the stop buttons are deactivated. Accordingly, while data acquisition is in progress, any other operation cannot be performed before pushing the stop button.

Acquisition and Save 1

Acquisition and Save 1

Pause Button

Pause Button

This button is used to stop data acquisition temporarily. If it is desired to restart data acquisition, push this button once again to release the pause state.

Stop Button

Stop Button

This button is used to stop data acquisition is over when the button is pushed, the data save dialog box appears to make it possible to set the location of data storage and the name of the file. Two data file types are available for storage. One is cdf file type, inherent to this program, the other, txt file type, and general text data format. After the data file is named, the user is allowed to save it in whichever format he or she wishes.

Acquisition and Save 2

Acquisition and Save 2

Save Mode Start Button

Save Mode Start Button

This button is used to collect and save the data at the same time. When clicking the start monitoring mode button starts data acquisition, the LED on the left hand side turns on in red color to show that data acquisition is in progress. At this time, all the other buttons accept the pause and the stop buttons are deactivated. Accordingly, while data acquisition is in progress, any other operation cannot be performed before pushing the stop button.