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vrf Playing WAV or other sound files with VEE

Question asked by VRFuser on Feb 22, 2005
<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"><HTML xmlns="http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40" xmlns:o = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" xmlns:w = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:word" xmlns:st1 = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags"><HEAD><META HTTP-EQUIV="Content-Type" CONTENT="text/html; charset=us-ascii"><META content="MSHTML 6.00.2800.1480" name=GENERATOR><o:SmartTagType name="Street" namespaceuri="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags"></o:SmartTagType><o:SmartTagType name="PostalCode" namespaceuri="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags"></o:SmartTagType><o:SmartTagType name="State" namespaceuri="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags"></o:SmartTagType><o:SmartTagType name="City" namespaceuri="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags"></o:SmartTagType><o:SmartTagType name="address" namespaceuri="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags"></o:SmartTagType><!--[if !mso]><STYLE>st1:* {     BEHAVIOR: url(#default#ieooui)}</STYLE><![endif]--><STYLE>@font-face {     font-family: Century Gothic;}@page Section1 {size: 8.5in 11.0in; margin: 1.0in 1.25in 1.0in 1.25in; }P.MsoNormal {     FONT-SIZE: 12pt; MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; FONT-FAMILY: "Times New Roman"}LI.MsoNormal {     FONT-SIZE: 12pt; MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; FONT-FAMILY: "Times New Roman"}DIV.MsoNormal {     FONT-SIZE: 12pt; MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; FONT-FAMILY: "Times New Roman"}A:link {     COLOR: blue; TEXT-DECORATION: underline}SPAN.MsoHyperlink {     COLOR: blue; TEXT-DECORATION: underline}A:visited {     COLOR: purple; TEXT-DECORATION: underline}SPAN.MsoHyperlinkFollowed {     COLOR: purple; TEXT-DECORATION: underline}SPAN.EmailStyle17 {     COLOR: windowtext; FONT-FAMILY: Arial; mso-style-type: personal-compose}DIV.Section1 {     page: Section1}</STYLE></HEAD><BODY lang=EN-US vLink=purple link=blue><DIV><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN class=619371320-23022005>Check out section 4.9.4 in the User's and Programmer's Reference Guide Vol.1 (it's on the Agilent web, search on E4440A). Looks like you can turn off the cal or set to notify only mode which would allow you to initiate the cal when it's convenient.</SPAN></FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN class=619371320-23022005></SPAN></FONT> </DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN class=619371320-23022005>Good luck...</SPAN></FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN class=619371320-23022005></SPAN></FONT> </DIV><BLOCKQUOTE>  <DIV class=OutlookMessageHeader dir=ltr align=left><FONT face=Tahoma   size=2>-----Original Message-----<BR><B>From:</B> MFord@Generalmicrowave.com   [mailto:MFord@Generalmicrowave.com]<BR><B>Sent:</B> Wednesday, February 23,   2005 2:36 PM<BR><B>To:</B> VRF<BR><B>Subject:</B> [vrf] Agilent E4440A (PSA)   Self Alignment<BR><BR></FONT></DIV>  <DIV class=Section1>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Greetings   VRF,<o:p></o:p></SPAN></FONT></P>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">This is not necessarily a VEE   question, but I have faith that this forum can help   anyway.<o:p></o:p></SPAN></FONT></P>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><o:p> </o:p></SPAN></FONT></P>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">I’m utilizing an Agilent PSA   (E4440A) Spectrum Analyzer in my ATE. The PSA somehow senses ambient   temperature and decides to perform a self Alignment when it detects a change   in temperature <I><SPAN style="FONT-STYLE: italic">(I believe +-5 degrees).   </SPAN></I>This is a very nice feature designed to maintain measurement   accuracy. Unfortunately, VEE doesn’t like it when this occurs. If VEE attempts   to talk while this self alignment is in process, I get a timeout and my   program crashes. This usually happens at the worst possible time <I><SPAN   style="FONT-STYLE: italic">(Sometime over-night after many hours   logged).</SPAN></I><o:p></o:p></SPAN></FONT></P>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><o:p> </o:p></SPAN></FONT></P>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">This has always been an annoyance,   but as my ATE grows, it is becoming a critical failure. Does anyone out there   know of a way for me to disable or to better control this   feature.<o:p></o:p></SPAN></FONT></P>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><o:p> </o:p></SPAN></FONT></P>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Thanks<o:p></o:p></SPAN></FONT></P>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face="Century Gothic" size=3><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: 'Century Gothic'"> </SPAN></FONT><o:p></o:p></P>  <DIV>  <P class=MsoNormal><STRONG><B><FONT face="Century Gothic" size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: 'Century Gothic'">Michael   Ford</SPAN></FONT></B></STRONG><o:p></o:p></P></DIV>  <DIV>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Test   Engineering</SPAN></FONT><o:p></o:p></P></DIV>  <DIV>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Herley   Farmingdale</SPAN></FONT><o:p></o:p></P></DIV>  <DIV>  <P class=MsoNormal><st1:address w:st="on"><st1:Street w:st="on"><FONT   face=Arial size=2><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">425 Smith   Street</SPAN></FONT></st1:Street><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; 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></DIV>  <DIV>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">(phone) 631.630.2000 ext 268    (fax) 631.630.2066</SPAN></FONT><o:p></o:p></P></DIV>  <DIV>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face="Century Gothic" size=3><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: 'Century Gothic'"><A   title=mailto:Michael.Ford@Herley.com   href="mailto:Michael.Ford@Herley.com"><FONT   title=mailto:Michael.Ford@Herley.com size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt">mailto:</SPAN></FONT><FONT   title=mailto:Michael.Ford@Herley.com face=Arial size=2><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Michael.Ford@Herley.com</SPAN></FONT></A></SPAN></FONT><o:p></o:p></P></DIV>  <P class=MsoNormal><FONT face="Times New Roman" size=3><SPAN   style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt"><o:p> </o:p></SPAN></FONT></P></DIV>---<BR>You   are currently subscribed to vrf as: wwdyer@lucent.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". </BLOCKQUOTE>---<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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