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vrf Calling Excel VBA macros from vee

Question asked by VRFuser on Nov 7, 2004
<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"><HTML><HEAD><META http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=us-ascii"><META content="MSHTML 6.00.2900.2523" name=GENERATOR></HEAD><BODY><DIV><FONT face=Arial><FONT size=2><SPAN class=359515416-08112004><FONT color=#0000ff> >  </FONT></SPAN>I am trying to get two Agilent Vee applications (each on its own laptop)  to communicate with each other over GPIB bus... <SPAN class=359515416-08112004><FONT color=#0000ff> </FONT></SPAN></FONT></FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT><FONT face=Arial><FONT size=2><SPAN class=359515416-08112004><FONT color=#0000ff>> </FONT> </SPAN>The problem is that I get the response message that only one system controller can be active at the same time<SPAN class=359515416-08112004><FONT color=#0000ff> </FONT></SPAN></FONT></FONT></FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT><FONT face=Arial><FONT size=2><SPAN class=359515416-08112004></SPAN></FONT></FONT></FONT> </DIV><DIV><FONT><FONT face=Arial><FONT size=2><SPAN class=359515416-08112004><FONT color=#0000ff>This can be done.  But it is very tricky.  One GPIB card must be configured to the non-system controller mode.</FONT></SPAN></FONT></FONT></FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT><FONT face=Arial><FONT size=2><SPAN class=359515416-08112004><FONT color=#0000ff>This is not something for the novice to attempt.  If you want the computers to communicate with each other,</FONT></SPAN></FONT></FONT></FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT><FONT face=Arial><FONT size=2><SPAN class=359515416-08112004><FONT color=#0000ff>try a LAN connection with file sharing.</FONT></SPAN></FONT></FONT></FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT><FONT face=Arial><FONT size=2><SPAN class=359515416-08112004></SPAN></FONT></FONT></FONT> </DIV><DIV><FONT><FONT face=Arial><FONT size=2><SPAN class=359515416-08112004><FONT color=#0000ff>Les Hammer</FONT> </SPAN></FONT></FONT></FONT></DIV>---<BR>You are currently subscribed to vrf as: rsb@soco.agilent.com<BR>To subscribe send a blank email to "join-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".<BR>To unsubscribe send a blank email to "leave-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".<BR>To send messages to this mailing list,  email "vrf@agilent.com".  <BR>If you need help with the mailing list send a message to "owner-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".</BODY></HTML>  

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