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Displaying 1 - 20 of 32 articles tagged with: CRBasic

What You Should Know: Improvements to SMSSend()

Autor: Dana Worley | Ultima atualização: 04/09/2021 | Comentários: 0

what you should know: improvements to smssend()

Do you currently use SMSSend() in a CRBasic data logger program to send SMS messages through a Campbell Scientific CELL2XX internal or external cellular module? There are some things you should know about the recent improvements we made that affect how SMSSend() works. With the release... Leia mais

7 Things You Should Know about New Cellular Options for Data Loggers

Autor: Gary Roberts | Ultima atualização: 02/21/2018 | Comentários: 3

7 things you should know about new cellular options for data loggers

You may have heard about the new integrated cellular modem gateways available as options on some of our data loggers. But, do you know what these options really offer, and how they can help your data communication needs now and for decades to come? In... Leia mais

Understanding CRBasic Program Compile Modes: Sequential and Pipeline

Autor: Janet Albers | Ultima atualização: 10/25/2017 | Comentários: 2

understanding crbasic program compile modes: sequential and pipeline

Have you ever noticed a message saying that your CRBasic program compiled in PipelineMode or SequentialMode? What does it mean? And, when does it matter? In this article, we’ll look at these two modes. Sequential Mode Let’s start with the more straightforward mode: SequentialMode. The CRBasic Editor... Leia mais

Using Loops in CRBasic to Prevent Unnecessary Skipped Scans

Autor: Gary Roberts | Ultima atualização: 05/31/2017 | Comentários: 2

using loops in crbasic to prevent unnecessary skipped scans

Maybe you’re like me when it comes to skipped scans. I have always disliked seeing skipped scans in my data loggers. I have been trained to watch out for them and do my best to write my CRBasic programs in a way that makes them... Leia mais

Use Pointers to Make Your CRBasic Programs More Efficient

Autor: Gary Roberts | Ultima atualização: 03/23/2017 | Comentários: 2

use pointers to make your crbasic programs more efficient

Pointers are a great tool for CRBasic programs. If you use them carefully, pointers can reduce the amount of program code you need to write, thereby increasing your program’s efficiency and enabling you to use less memory. (Your program can run faster because it does... Leia mais

How to Use Call-back Capability so Your Data Logger Initiates Data Retrieval

Autor: Jacob Davis | Ultima atualização: 02/22/2017 | Comentários: 2

how to use call-back capability so your data logger initiates data retrieval

Have you come across situations where you want your data logger to initiate data retrieval, rather than your PC? For example, do you have an environmental condition that you want to transmit alarm data for? Although IP-based communication is prevalent, sometimes you may need data-logger-initiated communication... Leia mais

Sending Email from Your Data Logger Just Got Easier!

Autor: Dana Worley | Ultima atualização: 01/25/2017 | Comentários: 16

sending email from your data logger just got easier!

Have you had problems finding an SMTP server to use to send emails from your data logger? Are compatibility issues causing you to look for a work-around? Keep reading for a solution that may be just what you need. Some Background In 2006, we added the ability... Leia mais

Available Security Measures for Internet-Connected Data Loggers

Autor: Dana Worley | Ultima atualização: 12/07/2016 | Comentários: 2

available security measures for internet-connected data loggers

The Internet of Things offers a lot of advantages in today’s culture. There are consumer devices that let you monitor and control mood lighting and music in your home, keep track of last week’s leftover dinner in your refrigerator, and help you brew a cup... Leia mais

How to Prevent a Program Update from Causing a Loss of Communication

Autor: Robert Hyatt | Ultima atualização: 11/10/2016 | Comentários: 5

how to prevent a program update from causing a loss of communication

Imagine that you have a data logger station three hours away that gathers your measurement data. To physically get to your station, not only do you have to drive for three hours, but then you have to hike for an hour up a snow-covered mountain. A... Leia mais

How to Access Your Measurement Data Using DNP3

Autor: Paul Smart | Ultima atualização: 09/02/2016 | Comentários: 1

how to access your measurement data using dnp3

Turning your Campbell Scientific data logger into a DNP3 outstation is a great way to allow systems that use the DNP3 protocol to have access to your live measurement data, as well as historical data. When you use your data logger as a DNP3 outstation, the... Leia mais

How to Store Data Logger Data to a Memory Card

Autor: Carolyn Ivans | Ultima atualização: 06/22/2016 | Comentários: 5

how to store data logger data to a memory card

You may have identified the need to add external data storage to your data logger with flash-memory cards. But do you know which CRBasic instruction to use to do it? In this article, I’ll help you choose the most suitable instruction for your application. In a... Leia mais

How to Select the Correct Pulse Type for Your Measurements

Autor: Jacob Davis | Ultima atualização: 04/21/2016 | Comentários: 0

how to select the correct pulse type for your measurements

Have you ever had a sensor work on a P (pulse) data logger terminal, but not on a C (control) terminal? Is the list of choices for the PConfig parameter in the PulseCount() instruction daunting? Campbell Scientific data loggers offer several options for measuring pulse... Leia mais

How to Access Live Measurement Data Using Modbus

Autor: Paul Smart | Ultima atualização: 04/07/2016 | Comentários: 13

how to access live measurement data using modbus

Did you know that you can turn your Campbell Scientific data logger into a Modbus TCP/IP server? Do you know why that’s a good idea? Campbell Scientific data loggers are commonly used as Modbus server devices. This means that the data logger is configured to... Leia mais

5 Steps to Post Your CR6 Data to Weather Underground

Autor: Sam Utley | Ultima atualização: 03/23/2016 | Comentários: 10

5 steps to post your cr6 data to weather underground

Note: It appears that after this blog article was written, Weather Underground has been phasing out the “PWS – Upload Protocol.” The following tutorial may or may not work currently or in the future. However, it continues to offer some insight into structuring a CRBasic... Leia mais

6 Steps to Easily Parse Data from a Trusted Source

Autor: Gary Roberts | Ultima atualização: 03/02/2016 | Comentários: 1

6 steps to easily parse data from a trusted source

Would it be helpful to include data from a reputable source with your own data? If you have permission to use another source’s data for free or by agreement, how can you easily extract the specific data you want to use without doing a lot... Leia mais

Helpful Hints for Updating Your Data Logger's OS

Autor: Janet Albers | Ultima atualização: 02/10/2016 | Comentários: 0

helpful hints for updating your data logger's os

Periodically we release new operating systems (OSs) that include new functions and instructions, as well as enhancements or bug fixes for existing functions and instructions. If you are asked to update your OS or need a newly added feature for your application, this article provides... Leia mais

Getting to Know DNP3

Autor: Paul Smart | Ultima atualização: 01/20/2016 | Comentários: 0

getting to know dnp3

Have you heard of DNP3 but been unsure of what it is or what it’s used for? In this brief article, I’ll introduce you to this communications protocol, its role in SCADA applications, and how you can use it with your Campbell Scientific equipment and... Leia mais

How to Programmatically Access Stored Data Values

Autor: Janet Albers | Ultima atualização: 01/13/2016 | Comentários: 16

how to programmatically access stored data values

After you store measurements and other data in your data logger’s tables, how do you access that data to perform operations in your CRBasic program? Where can you get an all-access pass to your data? This article will explain how you can use a special... Leia mais

How to Convert Wind Directions in Degrees to Compass Directions

Autor: Jacob Davis | Ultima atualização: 01/06/2016 | Comentários: 2

how to convert wind directions in degrees to compass directions

Do you feel lost when sifting through wind direction data that is listed in degrees? For example, can you picture in your mind what direction 195 degrees is? Would it be easier if your data logger could put your data in compass directions instead? In... Leia mais

Use Time Intervals for More than Storing Data: Decisions and Control

Autor: Janet Albers | Ultima atualização: 12/30/2015 | Comentários: 2

use time intervals for more than storing data: decisions and control

We all know that Campbell Scientific data loggers are really good at taking measurements and storing data. But did you know that they can also make decisions and control other devices? Often, device control is done based on a time interval. This article briefly illustrates... Leia mais