Connect device object to instrument
connect(obj) connects the device object specified by
obj to the instrument.
obj is a device object or
an array of device objects.
obj is successfully connected to the instrument, its
Status property is configured to
obj is an array of device objects and one of the objects cannot be
connected to the instrument, the remaining objects in the array will be connected and a
warning is displayed.
connect(obj,update) updates the state of the object or the
update can be
'instrument'. By default,
'object', the object is updated to reflect the state of the instrument.
'instrument', the instrument is updated
to reflect the state of the object. In this case, all property values defined by the object
are sent to the instrument on open.
Connect to Device Object
Create a device object for a Tektronix® TDS 210 oscilloscope that is connected to a National Instruments™ GPIB board.
g = gpib('ni',0,2); d = icdevice('tektronix_tds210',g);
Connect to the instrument.
List the oscilloscope settings that can be configured.
props = set(d);
Get the current configuration of the oscilloscope.
values = get(d);
Disconnect from the instrument and clean up.
disconnect(d) delete([d g])
Introduced before R2006a