Performing a Good NI I/O Trace Capture for Debugging/Troubleshooting
Primary Software: Driver Software>>NI-VISA
Primary Software Version: 1.1
Primary Software Fixed Version: N/A
Secondary Software: Driver Software>>NI-VISA
Hardware: GPIB>>External Controllers/Convertors
I have been asked by National Instruments Support Staff to provide them with an NI I/O Trace. What do I need to do?
NI I/O Trace is a utility that allows you to see what VISA driver calls are being made, the parameters passed to the VISA driver calls, and the results. This information can aid you and the National Instruments Support Staff in debugging and troubleshooting. In order to provide the best information to your support engineer, follow these steps:
You can also use the GPIB Analyzer to troubleshoot complex GPIB issues. Please see the Related Links section for more on the GPIB Analyzer.
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Report Date: 09/04/2008
Last Updated: 08/11/2014
Document ID: 4P3FR2LQ