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by BrianK
Sat Mar 20, 2010 10:26 am
Forum: PicoScope 6 for Windows
Topic: Installer & program enhancement request
Replies: 1
Views: 1541

Installer & program enhancement request

When installing PicoScope 6 there are several very long delays where nothing is apparently happening but what's actually happening is the installer mindlessly banging away in the background, attempting to connect to CRL.VERISIGN.NET. This being Windows, I allow only LAN access and block any attempte...
by BrianK
Fri Mar 19, 2010 7:17 pm
Forum: Linux
Topic: Picoscope 6 can be made to run with linux/vista/virtualbox
Replies: 4
Views: 7005

Re: Picoscope 6 can be made to run with linux/vista/virtualbox

Thanks - that's useful to know. I assume that like XP, Vista needs to be registered online before use. Did you find any weirdness with this or were you simply allowed to register another installation? I may have a need to make another XP installation (regrettable, I know :roll: ) and would much rath...
by BrianK
Fri Mar 19, 2010 7:01 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 for Windows
Topic: UART decoding
Replies: 32
Views: 19193

Re: UART decoding

Ooh looky here - I2C decoding is now available in PicoScope R6.4.10!
http://labs.picotech.com/

:D
by BrianK
Mon Feb 15, 2010 9:55 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 for Windows
Topic: UART decoding
Replies: 32
Views: 19193

Re: UART decoding

Absolutely - all three are must haves!
UART, SPI and I2C decoding must surely be more useful to us electronics folk than CAN?
(so what are we; car mechanics?? oivey... :) )
by BrianK
Fri Feb 05, 2010 5:07 pm
Forum: USB PC Oscilloscopes
Topic: Picoscope has 52kHz noise internally?
Replies: 6
Views: 4275

Re: Picoscope has 52kHz noise internally?

I have tried running the scope with nothing connected to it (no probes only the USB cable to power it) and go to the highest resoltion and the noise is still there. But leaving the input open circuit practically guarantees that noise will be picked up! :shock: What happens if you have the probes co...
by BrianK
Tue Jan 12, 2010 11:01 pm
Forum: USB PC Oscilloscopes
Topic: Picoscope has 52kHz noise internally?
Replies: 6
Views: 4275

Re: Picoscope has 52kHz noise internally?

Apologies; I should have made it clearer that the pickup I experienced was entirely due to external cables/circuitry, and not the Picoscope itself.
by BrianK
Fri Jan 08, 2010 4:14 pm
Forum: USB PC Oscilloscopes
Topic: Picoscope has 52kHz noise internally?
Replies: 6
Views: 4275

Re: Picoscope has 52kHz noise internally?

What Alan said, along with nearby CFL desk lamps and even flat-panel screens.

Seen those, been bitten by those... :oops: