Oscilloscope training videos

Here you will find a collection of videos that will show you how to get the most out of PicoScope Oscilloscope Software.

Whether you’re a novice PicoScope user, someone who just wants to find out more about PicoScope, or one of the legion of long-term PicoScope users, these free-to-watch videos will help increase your knowledge and understanding.

PicoScope 6: Basic Menu Overview - Part One

Part one of four. This four-part video introduces our PicoScope 6 software, and gives an overview of its main features and latest additions.

PicoScope 6: Basic Menu Overview - Part Two

Part two of four. This four-part video introduces our PicoScope 6 software, and gives an overview of its main features and latest additions.

PicoScope 6: Basic Menu Overview - Part Three

Part three of four. This four-part video introduces our PicoScope 6 software, and gives an overview of its main features and latest additions.

PicoScope 6: Basic Menu Overview - Part Four

Part four of four. This four-part video introduces our PicoScope 6 software, and gives an overview of its main features and latest additions.

Picoscope Basics Part 1

This is part 1 of a series of "scope basics" videos. In this video the focus is on time base and voltage scale basics, trigger, trigger slope, trigger delay, multiple channel triggering, auto trigger, single trigger and repeat trigger.

Picoscope Basics Part 2

PicoScope 6: Trigger Mode Basics

In this video, PicoScope 6 basic trigger modes are described, plus an example of using the rapid trigger mode to reduce dead time between captures (trigger re--arm time).

PicoScope 6: Triggering Menus

A demonstration of the triggering menus and basic trigger options such as pre, post and delay triggers in PicoScope 6.

PicoScope 6: Advanced Trigger Modes

This video provides a walkthrough of the PicoScope 6 advanced triggering menu, using examples of runt pulses and pulse width triggers.

PicoScope 6: Saving and Loading Waveforms and Setups

This video demonstrates how to save single and multiple waveform captures to disk and reload them, and how to save alternative setups.

PicoScope 6: Serial Decoding Basics in PicoScope 6 with I²C

In this detailed example the I²C protocol is used to demonstrate the different views, menus and features of serial decoding in PicoScope software. 

PicoScope 6: Using the Maths Channel Feature

Discover how to create a maths channel using the built--in functions in PicoScope 6. The example includes creating a custom math function which subtracts a live signal from a saved reference signal to show the difference.

PicoScope Mixed Signal Oscilloscope -- Basic configuration of digital channels

This video gives is an introduction to setting up and using the new digital channels, serial decode and trigger conditions for the PicoScope 2205 MSO.

PicoScope 6: Making Automated Measurements in Scope Mode

This video provides a brief demonstration of how to add and remove automated measurements in scope mode (time domain).

PicoScope 6: Making Automated Measurements in Spectrum Mode

This video provides a brief demonstration of how to add and remove automated measurements in spectrum mode (frequency domain).

PicoScope 6 Software - Quick Overview using Demo Instrument

I've just use the demo instrument, in case you want to check out the software. Part of Colin O'Flynn's review of the PicoScope 6000.