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RunBlock on multiple channels (Pico 2204A)

Postby davidpruitt » Thu Jun 02, 2016 1:11 am

I have a Pico 2204A scope. Is it possible to set a trigger both on channel A and on channel B, and then have a block set up to run on each channel separately? It doesn't look like this is possible, based on what I am seeing that is available to me, because the RunBlock function doesn't accept any kind of "channel" parameter.

If this isn't possible, then is something like this possible with streaming? I know that when you do use the "run_streaming_ns" function, the "get_overview_buffers" function that we create will have data from both channels, but it doesn't seem to indicate which channel was triggered.

I have data coming in on both Channels A and B, and they are not synchronized with each other in any way. I need to be able to set up triggers on both and then read from them accordingly.
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Re: RunBlock on multiple channels (Pico 2204A)

Postby Martyn » Mon Jun 06, 2016 12:01 pm

The hardware does not support this, you could code software triggers in your application to achieve this functionality.
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