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vrf Agilent N1912A P-Series (Peak) Power Meter Problem

Question asked by mford on Aug 15, 2005
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I’vereally gotten stuck with this one. I hope someone out there can help.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p><p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></p><p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Problem:<o:p></o:p></span></font></p><p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>I would like to configure the instrument to display:<o:p></o:p></span></font></p><ul style='margin-top:0in' type=disc> <li class=MsoNormal style='mso-list:l1 level1 lfo2'><font size=2 face=Arial><span     style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Channel 1(Sensor 1) on Window 1     in the Digital display format<o:p></o:p></span></font></li> <li class=MsoNormal style='mso-list:l1 level1 lfo2'><font size=2 face=Arial><span     style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Channel 1(Sensor 1) on Window 2     in the Trace display format<o:p></o:p></span></font></li></ul><p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></p><p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>The Default (Preset) condition is:<o:p></o:p></span></font></p><ul style='margin-top:0in' type=disc> <li class=MsoNormal style='mso-list:l2 level1 lfo3'><font size=2 face=Arial><span     style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Channel 1 (Sensor 1) on Window     1 in the Digital display format<o:p></o:p></span></font></li> <li class=MsoNormal style='mso-list:l2 level1 lfo3'><font size=2 face=Arial><span     style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Channel 2 (Sensor 2) on Window     2 in the Digital display format<o:p></o:p></span></font></li></ul><p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></p><p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>The Preset condition does not work for me because I haveonly one Power Sensor. I have been able to achieve<i><span style='font-style:italic'> my</span></i> preferred condition manually, but I cannot get the SCPIcommand to work. <o:p></o:p></span></font></p><p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></p><p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>The programming manual gives a specific example for thiscase.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:39.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l3 level1 lfo4'><![if !supportLists]><fontsize=2 face=Symbol><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'><spanstyle='mso-list:Ignore'>·<font size=1 face="Times New Roman"><spanstyle='font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"'>        </span></font></span></span></font><![endif]><font size=2 face=Arial><spanstyle='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Command. <b><span style='font-weight:bold'>DISP:WIND2:TRAC:FEED “SENS1”   </span></b>Quote: <b><spanstyle='font-weight:bold'>”This command selects channel A’s trace tobe displayed in the lower window.”<o:p></o:p></span></b></span></font></p><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:39.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l3 level1 lfo4'><![if !supportLists]><fontsize=2 face=Symbol><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'><spanstyle='mso-list:Ignore'>·<font size=1 face="Times New Roman"><spanstyle='font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"'>        </span></font></span></span></font><![endif]><font size=2 face=Arial><spanstyle='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>When I attempted to send thiscommand I get this Error Message: <b><span style='font-weight:bold'>“-221:Settings Conflict”. <o:p></o:p></span></b></span></font></p><p class=MsoNormal><b><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;font-weight:bold'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></b></p><p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></p><p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></p><p class=MsoNormal><strong><b><font size=2 face="Century Gothic"><spanstyle='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Century Gothic"'>Michael Ford</span></font></b></strong><o:p></o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Test Engineer</span></font><o:p></o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Herley Farmingdale</span></font><o:p></o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal><st1:address w:st="on"><st1:Street w:st="on"><font size=2  face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>425 Smith Street</span></font></st1:Street><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'> <st1:City w:st="on">Farmingdale</st1:City>, <st1:State w:st="on">NY</st1:State> <st1:PostalCode w:st="on">11735-1198</st1:PostalCode></span></font></st1:address><o:p></o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>(phone) 631.630.2068   (fax) 631.630.2066</span></font><o:p></o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face="Century Gothic"><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Century Gothic"'><a href="mailto:Michael.Ford@Herley.com"title="mailto:Michael.Ford@Herley.com"><font size=2title="mailto:Michael.Ford@Herley.com"><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>mailto:</span></font><fontsize=2 face=Arial title="mailto:Michael.Ford@Herley.com"><spanstyle='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Michael.Ford@Herley.com</span></font></a></span></font><o:p></o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:12.0pt'><o:p> </o:p></span></font></p></div><BR>---<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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