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Laptop and Windows 8

Postby targetpin » Thu Apr 04, 2013 10:06 am

Hi All

I am logging 5 channels at 1 second intervals on a i7 laptop running Windows 8. I started the program at 1430hrs UTC to do 24 hour worth of samples (60x60x24=86400 total). Looking this morning 0800hrs UTC expecting the data count to be well over half way but was supprised the the samples was only 38000+. Watching the counter, it was counting very erratically.

All the sleep fuctions on the laptop are switched off (as far as I can tell).

Any ideas?

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Re: Laptop and Windows 8

Postby targetpin » Thu Apr 04, 2013 10:59 am

Forgot to mention I am using ADC20.
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Re: Laptop and Windows 8

Postby Hitesh » Thu Apr 04, 2013 1:06 pm

Hi targetpin,

What is the conversion time that has been set for each channel? This will have an impact on when new readings are available.

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Re: Laptop and Windows 8

Postby targetpin » Thu Apr 04, 2013 1:31 pm

Conversion time 60ms
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Re: Laptop and Windows 8

Postby Hitesh » Thu Apr 04, 2013 3:53 pm

Hi,

Could you post your settings file (.pls) here or e-mail it to support@picotech.com please?

With 60ms conversion time, that's 300ms so that should be fine for a reading every second.

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Re: Laptop and Windows 8

Postby targetpin » Fri Apr 05, 2013 9:19 am

Hitesh

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