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90PGA Slot Card
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USER’S MANUAL
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Contents, Figures and Tables
CONTENTS
Section 1 - Front Panel Operation
1.1
Start-Up
1.2
90PGA Operation Instructions
1.3
Front Panel Command Structure
Section 2 – Remote Operation
2.1
Directory Descriptions
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2.2
Installation and Set-up
2.3
Slot Card Command Reference
2.4
Main Soft Front Panel
2.5
FIGURES
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Figure
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Front Panel
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Components of Soft Front Panel
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TABLES
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Table
1.0
90PGA Command Examples
2.0
90PGA Command Set
Functional Commands & Configuration 11
APPENDIX A
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1.1 - Start Up
All 90PGA slot cards should be inserted into the 90IP chassis and controller while the power switch (rear
panel) is in the OFF position (O). Once all slot cards have been inserted, the power switch can be moved
to the ON position (I). Upon power-up, a micro-controller on each 90PGA slot card sends its configuration
to the 90IP controller which can then be shown on the display. This is Frequency Devices’ SMART SLOT
Technology. See 90IP Operations Manual for chassis and controller operating instructions.
See Figure 1 - Front Panel below
Figure 1 – Front Panel
1.2 - 90 PGA Operation Instructions
1. Upon power up, a cursor appears under the default function value or mode. (Note the cursor is always
initially displayed on the LSB of any numerical value.)
2. Turning the FUNCTION knob scrolls the cursor through the various function selections.
3. To make a change, press the ENTER button and the addressed character will blink.
4. Turning the SELECT knob will alter the value of the desired character or mode.
5. Pressing the ENTER button again, loads the selected value or configuration into the slot card and
controller memory and the blinking stops.
6. After a value is accepted by pressing the ENTER key, another function value or mode may be selected
by using the FUNCTION and SELECT knobs.
7. Once the channel is programmed or configured, it may also be saved in one of the nine configuration
locations. Since it is the most recent configuration setting, it automatically becomes the new power-up
default for that channel.
8. User must press ENTER button to select and activate all configurations. This is done on a per
channel basis.
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90PGA slot cards can be addressed from either the 90IP hard front panel or by using a computer controlled
soft front panel via the GPIB or RS232 communication port on the rear of the 90IP chassis. See page 7 for
Remote Operation instructions.
Operating functions with available ranges or acceptable modes are listed below in the command structure
listing.
1.3 - Front Panel Command Structure
1. ADD – Identifies current chassis location within
the GPIB communication system structure. For
individual chassis, the default address reads “01”.
00 thru 30
ADD
7. CONFIG – Up to 9 configurations can be saved
on each 90PGA channel. Slot card configuration
in use at time of power-OFF will be saved to the
next power ON cycle. Enter bolds the d in saved.
Select 1 thru 9
CONFIG
S - Saved
2. SLOT – Each 90IP chassis can be populated
with one (1) to four (4) slot cards. This command
allows the user to independently select and
configure each slot card.
1 thru 4
SLOT
3. CHAN – Each 90PGA slot card contains two
(2) channels of programmable gain. The CHAN
command allows the user to independently select
and configure each 90PGA channel.
01 or 02
CHAN
8. REMOTE – Displays Local reset screen when
external computer has control of the instrument in
remote operation.
On power-up, Instrument
defaults to local mode. During a remote session,
press ENTR to return to local mode. Remote
mode can only be initiated by an external
computer.
REMOTE
LCL - Local
ENTR – RS232 or GPIB
4. MODE – Determines coupling requirements
and single-ended or differential types for the input
signal.
MODE AC–AC coupled SNGL – Single
input
Ended
DC–DC
DIFF - Differential
coupled input
9. LED’s – Each 90PGA contains one clipping
section per channel for gain output. This output
is the input into the clipping circuitry. The input
passes through a comparator and when peak
voltage is greater than +10.5 V or less than –
10.5V, CLIPPING occurs and the red LED’s will
light.
Note: Output is always single ended.
Note:
Outputs of the slot cards are always DC-Coupled.
5. GAIN – Gain selection is performed by setting
each individual digit.
Tuning Range
Step
0 dB to 64.5 dB
0.5 dB
GAIN
6. OFFSET – Offset is preset for every card at
room temperature. Because of thermal drift and
high gain settings, fine-tuning of DC offset is
sometimes required.
Offset adjustment is
performed sequentially.
Tuning Range
Step
-100 mV to 100 mV
1.0 mV
OFFSET
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2.1 –Directory Descriptions CDFC-01
The CDFC-01, 90IP Function Cards Installation Disk contains documents in Word and PDF formats that
include the 90PGA data sheet and this User Manual. Also included are set-up directories for each function
card user interface, the function cards driver, and the instrument control software. These set-up directories
are:
1 – 90FC Instrument Driver (For Custom Applications)
This directory will install the code and the files needed to develop custom applications using the 90PGA
or any other function cards available to date.
2 - 90IP Instrument Control
This directory will install the LAUNCH SLOT CARD CONTROL software and install the 90IP
INSTRUMENT SLOT CARD CONTROLLER CONFIGURATION software.
3 - 90PGA User Interface (For Custom GUI Development)
This directory installs the code and the files used in developing the 90PGA GUI.
Note: Additional directories will depend on function cards available to date. These directories
install the code and the files used in developing the function card GUI’s for custom
development.
Follow the process instructions to install any utility into a desired local directory. Each directory offers
installation software for function card configuration tools such as the 90PGA. Note that clicking on setup
after installation uninstalls the software.
CDFC-01 software uses the 90IP to start the configuration process through the communication interface
(either GPIB or RS232). The 90PGA Slot Card Controller (SCC) is used to read and set the configuration
of valid 90PGA cards.
The 90PGA, SCC performs the following functions:
• Provides communication with the controller interface,
• Provides slot card access,
• Provides slot card set-up, and
• Discontinues slot card operation (Stopping).
It is designed to allow the user to select the channel and gain parameters through the software front panel.
By setting the values with the soft front panel, the software automatically configures the 90PGA card
without the need to use the 90IP hard front panel instrument controls. For this to occur, the SCC monitors
event changes in each soft panel control and runs various routines accordingly. Multiple slot cards may be
arranged to work simultaneously without affecting each other.
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2.2 – Installation and Set-Up
90PGA Remote Software Installation Details:
The (90IP / Slot Cards) installation tools use the Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI) technology to install the necessary
90IP-related software and development tools for remote operation. This software suite was developed using National
Instruments’ LabWindows/CVI Version 6.0 environment following rules established in the VXIplug&play instrument
driver architecture and the IVI (Interchangeable Virtual Instrument) Foundation Standards. As such, certain libraries,
drivers, and “software engines” are required in the recipient PC for the proper operation of the application software.
This is true for either application end-users or software developers.
In the case of software developers, the installation of additional tools may depend on the development environment
and/or any other tools needed to open/review or edit the development files supplied with the software suite. For users
requiring remote operation every tool MUST be installed to be able to remotely operate the 90IP/Slot Cards.
The 90IP uses the following National Instruments’ (NI) engines and drivers with their corresponding components:
1. NI-488.2 1.70- for applications using GPIB.
2. NI VISA 2.6 Run-time Engine – application programming interface (API) that defines interfaceindependent features and standards for instrument drivers.
3. IVI Engine 1.83 - the IVI engine is in the form of a 32-bit DLL. The IVI engine requires that you install
VISA, but it is not dependent on any other library.
4. Measurement & Automation Explorer 2.2 - to provide devices access and to configure hardware and
software.
The CDFC-01, 90IP Function Cards Installation Disk is provided for custom development and to install
the application software needed for remote-ready operation. To install any of the software tools simply
open the specific directory and start the setup procedure by clicking on the Setup icon. This starts the
setup procedure.
Note that a canned FREQUENCY DEVICES GUI and launcher is provided with every slot card installation
disk, from which remote operation of the 90IP and its slot cards may be possible. You may wish to print
out a copy of the 90PGA Operations Manual.
Follow the instructions to install 90IP/90PGA utilities into a local directory:
Insert the CDFC-01 disk into your CD-ROM.
Access the start-up (setup) executable either by using the Start/Run/Browse popup window or
with Windows Explorer on your Windows operating system.
Select the 90FC Instrument Driver folder. Double-click on Setup.exe to install the 90IPxxx
Function Cards Driver software. Verify that files reside in the selected target PC directory.
Select the 90PGA User Interface folder. Double-click on Setup.exe to install the 90PGA User
Interface software. Verify that files reside in the selected target PC directory.
Select the 90IP Instrument Control folder. Double-click on Setup.exe to install the 90IP
Instrument Control software. If selected, a complete installation of the 90IP Instrument
Control software includes: NI-MAX 2.2.0, NI Remote Provider for MAX, NI Software Provider
for MAX, NI-488.2 for Windows, NI GPIB Provider for MAX, NI-VISA 2.6 Run-time Engine, NIVISA MAX Provider 2.6.1f2, NI-VISA Server 1.0.0f6, NI-IVI engine 1.83, NI-IVI Provider for
MAX, and the 90IP-related software. Note that depending on the software/hardware conditions
on the target PC you may want to run a custom installation and select only the features that are
needed for remote operation. CAUTION! Check (NO) when the NI reboot windows appear
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during driver/libraries installation. Do not reboot until the end of the install procedure, where a
single popup window prompts you for a restart. The installation process should not be
interrupted with a reboot, otherwise installation must be re-started from the beginning.
After installation and reboot, verify that the files reside in the selected target PC directory. An
FDI icon should appear on you desktop. Note that verification of installed files after each step on
the hard drive is optional.
For serial remote operation: With the 90IP unit turned ON and the RS232 cable connected to
COM1 or 2, RUN the NI-MAX 2.2.0 by clicking on the NI icon on the desktop, this updates the
configurations. Wait for the data to be updated, indicated by no MAX or hard drive activity. Quit
the MAX application window.
Before initiating the remote mode for the 90IP, verify that it is powered up, connected to the PC
Via the RS232 cable and that the display is not in remote mode. Initiate the 90IP Instrument
Control from the FDI desktop icon: Select RS232, and COM1 or 2 on the 90IP GUI. Click on
Scan and this operation will produce: ASRL<COM>::INSTR in the “Instruments” display window.
Click on the items as they appear in the windows until the 90PGA GUI appears. Verify that
remote control of the PGA card is functional (One can actually hear relays clicking for certain
button changes in I/O). Note: When finished, remember to use the Quit button to exit the
application. After quitting a remote session, press the ENTER button on the 90IP to return to
local mode or turn the power button off and on, to reset the instrument.
For GPIB remote operation: Connect a GPIB cable from the instrument to the PC, and turn on
the 90IP as above.
Initiate the 90IP Instrument Control from the desktop icon: Select GPIB then click on the Scan
button: GPIB0::1::INSTR should appear in the “Instruments” display window. Click on items as
they appear in the windows until the 90PGA GUI appears. Verify that control of the PGA card is
functional. Use the Quit button to exit application.
Initiating “SETUP” will toggle between install and uninstall. To uninstall all the 90IP-related software from
the target PC, you may use the same disks for uninstalling the CDIP-01 and CDFC-01 software. This is
accomplished by initiating the CD setups from each folder, again. Each time this is done, the software
toggles between install and uninstall. However, even though the NI libraries auto setup, they do not
uninstall automatically. The NI libraries must be uninstalled separately using Add/Remove Programs in
Control Panel. The list is as follows, NI IVI engine 1.83, NI-MAX 2.2.0, NI-488.2 1.70, NI VISA 2.6 Run-time
Engine, and NI-VISA Server 1.0.0f6.
See Appendix A for Windows 2000, Windows XP After Installation Considerations.
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instrument list of slot cards installed in the
90IP chassis.
Set-Up: Remote Operation
1. Insert the CDFC-01 CD into the PC
CDROM. Using Microsoft Explorer, select
the Instrument Control Directory and
“CLICK” setup.
7. “CLICK” or highlight a slot card, this will
launch the slot card GUI onto the PC screen,
allowing set-up of each channel configuration on
the slot card. At power down, the GUI will show
the last used settings of the slot card.
2. Follow instructions and the software will
place an icon on your desktop and in your
Program startup menu.
3. Connect the appropriate cable RS232 or
GPIB to the PC’s interface card and the
90IP.
4. “DOUBLE CLICK” on the 90IP icon and
the instrument controller set up Graphical
User Interface (GUI) will appear.
5. Select GPIB or RS232. For RS232, select
the COM port (1 or 2) location where the
RS232 interface card is installed in your
PC.
See Figure 2 and read Section 2.6 for a
detailed description of the above commands.
6. “CLICK” on SCAN, this will display an
instrument list. “CLICK” or highlight the
desired chassis, this will display an
To Reactivate the Soft Front Panel after shut down, steps four (4) through seven (7) of the above
procedure (Section 2.2) must be performed.
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2.3 - Slot Card Command Reference
For 90PGA slot card drivers see Set-Up Disk CDFC-01, Frequency Devices FD90IPxxx Cards
Reference Document. This document includes the commands, syntax, parameters, expected return
values, and error codes to consider when developing a software system using the instrument driver to
configure the 90PGA card or any other valid function card. CDFC-01 also contains Frequency Devices
90IP/PGA Card Online Help.
2.3 1 - Command Syntax and Format
To communicate with the 90IP, use ASCII characters. The commands must be issued in UPPER
CASE ONLY and cannot contain any number of embedded space characters. A command to the 90IP
consists of a command mnemonic with optional ?, optional =, arguments if necessary, and a command
terminator. In RS232, the command terminator is a <lf> (line feed) or (0A)x. In GPIB, the terminator is
a linefeed <lf> or EOI. It is important to note that the command terminator is embedded automatically
when issuing commands through GPIB. The user/developer need not worry about adding the command
terminator to commands using GPIB. Example: You may need to “drop” the “\n” character from the
string you are using as a command.
No command processing occurs until a command terminator is received. The commands are
interpreted in the same way in either RS232 or GPIB. Values returned by the 90IP are sent as a string
of ASCII characters terminated by <lf> (line feed) or (0A)x. Table 1 shows examples of 90PGA
commands
Command
CUPL?\n
SNGL\n
CARD=1\n
GAIN=10.5\n
Function
Query the coupling mode of the active card/channel.
Set the active card/channel to single-ended output mode.
Set the card in slot one, “active”1.
Set the gain of the active card/channel to 10.5dB.
1. Active means to receive the focus. Every configuration command issued after this one will affect
the card in the specified slot.
Table 1 - 90PGA Command Examples.
When a command is issued, the instrument controller writes a command to the 90IP first, and then
reads the result from it. If the command is a valid query command, the 90IP will return the required
information as a string of ASCII characters. For instrument parameter configuration commands, a
hexadecimal number 00 is returned to show the controller that the command has been executed
successfully. If an error occurs, a hexadecimal number 55 will be returned. All returned messages
from the 90IP will terminate with a linefeed <lf> or (0A)x.
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Table 2 defines the 90PGA command set:
Note: The expected values are responses from the 90IP with no software driver processing.
Command
CARD=n
Function
Expected/Set to Value
Returns a string representing the instrument’s “FreqDev,90IP\n”
identification name.
Returns a string representing the instrument’s A value from 00 to 30.
GPIB primary address.
Returns a string list representing the cards “CARD 1,2,3,4\n” for a fully loaded 90IP.
present in the 90IP slots. The list will show
every card properly inserted into a slot and
loaded into the 90IP.
Returns a string representing the active card “2 CHAN PGA\n” for a 2 channel amplifier type
type.
card.
Returns a string value representing the active A value from 00.0dB to 64.5dB in 0.5dB
card/channel gain setting.
increments.
Returns a string representing the active card
“AC\n” coupled or “DC\n” coupled.
coupling mode setting.
Returns a string representing the active card
“SNGL\n” single-ended or “DIFF\n” differentialinput mode setting.
ended.
Returns a string value representing the active A value from “-100mV” to “100 mV”, for example: “card DC offset setting.
05 mV”, “09 mV”, “10 mV”, etc.
Sets the coupling mode of an active card
Set DC coupled mode.
channel to DC.
Sets the coupling mode of an active card
Set AC coupled mode.
channel to AC.
Sets the input mode of an active card channel to Set the current channel to the single-ended mode.
single-ended.
Sets the input mode of an active card channel to Set the current channel to the differential-ended
differential-ended.
mode.
Select a card where n is 1, 2, 3 or 4.
Selects an active card.
CHAN=n2 (See note)
Selects an active card channel.
IDN?
GPIB?
WHO?
CARD?
GAIN?
CUPL?
INPUT?
OFFSET?
DC
AC
SNGL
DIFF
GAIN=xy.z
SAV=n
OFFSET=sxyy
CFG=n
Select a channel where n is 1 or 2.
Set the gain where x can be any number from 0 to
6, y can be any number from 0 to 9 and z is 0 or 5.
Sets the gain of an active card channel.
NOTES: x cannot be a leading zero, x may be
dropped, and y and z must always exist.
Saves the parameter settings of a card/channel Save current parameters into a configuration
to a specific configuration from a list of
where n is a value from 1 to 9.
configurations. This set will contain the active
card/channel parameter value settings.
Set the offset where s is the sign NOT used in
positive numbers, x is a number from 0 to 1, and y
Sets the dc offset of an active card channel.
is a number from 0 to 9. Numbers are left justified.
Leading zeroes may be dropped.
Initializes the parameters of a card/channel to a Restore parameters from a configuration into
specific configuration from a list of
active card parameters where n is a value from 1
configurations. This set will configure the active to 9.
card/channel.
2. NOTE: “CHAN?” is undefined for the 90PGA slot card.
Table 2 – 90PGA Command Set
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2.4 - Main Soft Front Panel
The components of the main panel are shown in Figure 2:
2
3
4
5
1
9
8
7
6
Figure 2 - Components of the Soft Front Panel.
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2.5 - Functional Command & Configuration
The main panel is divided into two functional groups: Command, and Configuration. The Command
Group allows the user to initiate certain process/system commands. The Configuration Control Group
contains the controls necessary to set different configuration parameters into the 90PGA.
Command Group
1 - Quit Command Button: Use this command button whenever you want to exit/close the software. It
will then no longer allow configuration changes; close the function card panel and turn-off the SCC
without affecting any other active slot card process.
Configuration Control Group
Input Configuration Controls: Use these controls to select the input configuration modes for the slot card.
2 – Coupling Mode Selection: Set the coupling mode for each channel in the function card with the AC/DC
control. Select AC for AC coupling mode or DC for DC coupling mode.
3 – Input Mode Selection: Sets the input mode for each channel in the slot card. Select Single-Ended for
single-ended input operation or Differential for differential input mode.
4 – Gain Control: This control sets the gain (0 to 64.5 in 0.5dB steps) for each channel on the slot card.
5 - Offset Control: This control sets the signal DC offset value (-100 to 100 in 1mV steps) for each channel on
the slot card.
6 – Load CFG Control: Use this command button to load a selected configuration from a selected slot card
channel. This will load ONLY the configuration parameters for the selected channel/configuration pair. After
loading the specified configuration, the display indicators representing the configuration parameters for the
selected channel will be refreshed. Allow a ten (10) second delay for refreshing of the GUI.
7 – Save CFG Control: Use this command button to save a selected configuration from a selected slot card
channel. This will save ONLY the configuration parameters for the selected channel/configuration pair.
8 – CFG Control: Use this control to set the desired configuration number. Numbers go from one (1) up to nine
(9) inclusive.
9 – CH 1 - CH 2 Control: Use this control to select the channel to be used in the saving (Save CFG) or loading
(Load CFG) configuration operations. This control is ONLY used for configuration selection purposes.
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Appendix A
Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP Post Install Issues
Condition: When FDI’s 90PGA application software reports the inability of a specific set of libraries and
files to load and be used in the remote operation of the 90IP unit. Certain users are not allowed to run the
FD90IP Application Software.
Cause:
Conditions are created by one of the key features of the operating system used. W2000/NT/XP systems,
work under a very strict permission-controlled hierarchy of groups and users among other things.
The ability of an administrator to “fully operate” the system is because Administrators have “full control” of
all the necessary libraries and files and non-administrative users do not. By not having the proper access
rights to files and sufficient privileges for the libraries, registry keys, etc., the common users may be unable
to remotely operate the 90IP chassis with the application software.
Solution:
The specific user must have the right privileges to access the necessary files. The user must have the
proper access to open the registry keys opened by specific libraries. What follows is a set of guidelines
suggesting a way to allow any desired user to acquire the necessary privileges to run the FD90IP
Application Software.
Perform the following steps in order to grant the necessary privileges to the user:
As an administrator (before the installation):
The account that installs the software must have administrator privileges.
If tight security is not an issue in the users computer system, consider elevating the system
privileges. You are referred to http://msdn.microsoft.com/library for more information on the subject.
This will enable a user to run the installation and have it work regardless of privileges.
As an administrator (after the installation):
Notes:
• The account (with administrator privileges) that installed the software receives full control of the
90IP-related software.
• If common users will use the application software, it is recommended for the administrator not to
run anything after installation. For example, the user should run the MAX utility.
• (Windows XP) The PC must NOT be in “simple file sharing mode”.
1. Start regedt32.exe to run the registry editor.
2. Click on the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE on Local Machine window.
3. With the browser, locate the following directory: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\National
Instruments.
4. On the Menu bar, click on Security and then click on Permissions. (Windows XP: Right click on
National Instruments and select Permissions…)
5. On the Permissions for National Instruments window, select the Users group and allow full
control by checking on the Full Control box. Click OK.
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6. With the browser, locate the following directory:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\VXIPNP_Alliance
7. On the Menu bar, click on Security and then click on Permissions. (Windows XP: Right click on
VXIPNP_Alliance and select Permissions…)
8. On the Permissions for VXIPNP_Alliance window, select the Users group and allow full control
by checking on the Full Control box. Click OK.
9. Close the registry editor.
10. Go to the C:\Program Files directory.
11. Right click on the National Instruments folder and select Properties from the popup menu. Click
the Security tab on the National Instruments Properties window. Select the Users group and
allow modify and write control by checking on the Modify box and the Write box. Click OK.
12. Right click on the 90IP folder and select Properties from the popup menu. Click the Security tab
on the 90IP window. Select the Users group and allow full control by checking on the Full Control
box. Click OK.
13. Right click on the 90PGA folder and select Properties from the popup menu. Click the Security tab
on the 90PGA window. Select the Users group and allow full control by checking on the Full
Control box. Click OK.
14. Go to the C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs directory.
15. Right click on the 90IP Instrument Control folder and select Properties from the popup menu.
Click the Security tab on the 90IP Instrument Control window. Select the Users group and allow
full control by checking on the Full Control box. Click OK. Repeat for FD90IpxxxDriver Help folder
and files, FD90IPCNDriver folder and files, and National Instruments folders and files.
16. Go to the C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Desktop directory.
17. Right click on the 90IP Instrument Control shortcut and select Properties from the popup menu.
Click the Security tab on the 90IP Instrument Control window. Select the Users group and allow
full control by checking on the Full Control box. Click OK.
18. Right click on the Measurement & Automation shortcut and select Properties from the popup
menu. Click the Security tab on the Measurement & Automation window. Select the Users group
and allow full control by checking on the Full Control box. Click OK.
19. Go to the C:\Program Files\90IP directory. For each of the following subfolder and files inside do:
Add <USERSDOMAIN>\Users to the subfolder. Select the Users group and allow full control by
checking on the Full Control box. Click OK.
a. 90IP User Interface
b. FD90IPCNDriver
c. FD90IpxxxDriver
d. Instrument Control
20. (For a developer User) Go to the C:\Program Files\90PGA directory. For each of the following
subfolder and files inside do: Add <USERSDOMAIN>\Users to the subfolder. Select the Users
group and allow full control by checking on the Full Control box. Click OK.
a. 90PGA User Interface folder
b. 90PGAGUI folder
c. 90PGA.c
d. 90PGA.h
e. 90PGA.uir
f. FD90Ipxxx.fp
g. Variables.h
21. LOG OUT.
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90PGA
Dual Channel Programmable
Amplifier Card
Appendix A
As a User:
1.
2.
3.
Double-click on the MAX icon to run it.
Refresh the configuration tree by clicking on F5 while the focus is on the MAX window.
Double-click on the 90IP Application Software icon. Remotely operate the 90IP unit and
function cards.
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