resolution of .csv data

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jur01
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resolution of .csv data

Post by jur01 » Wed Nov 30, 2016 10:43 am

Hi,

I am using Picolog 1216 to measure multiple ntc temperature sensors. The data in the exported .csv file has a 0.001 Volt resolution, where the 12 bit AD converter should provide a 0.00061 Volt resolution. Hence there is a difference between the resolution of a parameter that is calculated in PicoLog for windows vs. a calculation in Excel (based on the export file). Is there a possibility to increase the resolution of the export file?

Hope that somebody can help.

Best regards,

Jur de Pauw
the Netherlands

Gerry
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Re: resolution of .csv data

Post by Gerry » Thu Dec 01, 2016 12:33 pm

Hi jur01,

You need to increase the displayed resolution by double clicking the channel, and then selecting 'Options->OK', ticking the 'Use parameter formatting' box, and then changing the 'Decimal places' to 5.

Regards,

Gerry
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Re: resolution of .csv data

Post by jur01 » Mon Dec 19, 2016 11:15 am

Dear Gerry,

Thank you for your quick response. Your solution works for new measurements. Is there something I can do with existing recordings?

Best regards,

Jur de Pauw

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