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N9030A screen grab using SCPI and Python

Question asked by Mashly on Oct 21, 2016
Latest reply on Oct 25, 2016 by Mashly



I am trying to take a screen shot using SCPI with Python. I have got the laptop to connect and have sent some commands that work fine (I got the Spec An's details and set up the start and stop frequencies), but I cant get the screen grab to work. Below is a copy of my code,


def screengrab(filename):

   sendstr = 'MMEM:STOR:SCR '+filename+',*WAI\n')



calling it by,


import PXA

p = PXA.pxa()



I am expecting this to save a screenshot in the default location in the D: drive but it isn't, there is no error so I think my Python is correct.


Thanks in advance for any help,