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TimerPeriod

Specify number of seconds between timer events

Description

The TimerPeriod property specifies the amount of time, in seconds, that must pass before a timer event is triggered.

The toolbox measures time relative to when the object is started with the start function. Timer events stop being generated when the image acquisition object stops running.

    Note   Some timer events might not be processed if your system is significantly slowed or if the TimerPeriod value you specify is too small.

Characteristics

Access

Read only while running

Data type

double

Values

Any positive value. The minimum value is 0.01 seconds. The default value is 1 (second).

See Also

Functions

start, stop

Properties

EventLog, TimerFcn

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