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daq.getVendors

Display available vendors

Syntax

daq.getVendors
vendor=daq.getVendors

Description

daq.getVendors lists vendors available to your machine and MATLAB®.

vendor=daq.getVendors stores this list in the variable vendor.

Output Arguments

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vendor — Vendor informationcharacter string

Vendor information available to your system, stored in a variable.

Data Acquisition Toolbox™ currently supports

  • National Instruments®, including CompactDAQ devices, denoted with the abbreviation 'ni'.

  • Digilent Analog Discovery™ devices denoted with 'digilent'. To use this device use the Support Package Installer to download necessary drivers. For more information see Digilent Analog Discovery Devices.

  • DirectSound Windows sound cards. To use devices with DirectSound sound cards use the Support Package Installer to download necessary drivers. For more information see Multichannel Audio Input and Output.

Examples

Get a list of vendors

Get a list of all vendors available to your machine and MATLAB and store it in the variable v.

v=daq.getVendors
v = 

Number of vendors: 3

index     ID      Operational       Comment       
----- ----------- ----------- --------------------
1     digilent    true        Digilent Inc.
2     ni          true        National Instruments
3     directsound true        DirectSound

Properties, Methods, Events

Additional data acquisition vendors may be available as downloadable support packages.
Open the Support Package Installer to install additional vendors.

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