PicoBYTE

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.

Overview of PicoScope 7 - PicoBYTE #1

In our pilot episode of PicoByte, we’ll be giving you and overview of our PicoScope 7 software. Give yourself a head-start and discover all the built-in tools here.

PicoScope 7 Trigger Modes & Trigger Types - PicoBYTE #2

This month’s PicoBYTE top-tip takes you through the vast selection of Trigger Types and Trigger Modes in PicoScope 7 Early Access. In this episode we’ll be giving you a quick overview of each function and providing an example application to help you optimise your trigger techniques.

Debugging I2C using a PicoScope - PicoBYTE #3

In the third installment of PicoBYTE, we go through the history, applications, and examples of the I2C protocol. The episode also features some issues you may run into when debugging or building an I2C interface and how to spot these errors with your PicoScope device

Passive Probe Theory and Calibration – PicoBYTE #4

Episode 4 of our PicoBYTE series takes you through everything you need to know when buying and using a passive probe with your PicoScope. We’ll run through what you get, how it works and how to get the most accurate measurements out of your probe.

AC Coupling Made Easy - PicoBYTE #5

In this quick top-tip we'll be showing you when and why to use the AC coupling button in any Oscilloscope. It's important to know when to use it, but also why you shouldn't use it on every AC waveform.
Full AC Coupling Article

Masks & Actions in PicoScope 7 - PicoBYTE #6

In this episode, James takes you through setting up masks and actions for your signal in PicoScope 7. Not only that, but we also show you different methods of using Actions, and how they can speed up and improve your workflow.