Specify callback function to execute when predefined period passes
TimerFcn to execute a callback
function when a timer event occurs. A timer event occurs when the
time specified by the
TimerPeriod property passes.
Time is measured relative to when the object is connected to the instrument
Note A timer event can be generated at any time during the instrument control session.
RecordStatus property value is
and a timer event occurs, the record file records this information:
The event type as
The time the event occurred using the format day-month-year hour:minute:second:millisecond
Some timer events might not be processed if your system is significantly
slowed or if the
TimerPeriod value is too small.
To learn how to create a callback function, refer to Creating and Executing Callback Functions.
Any instrument object
The default value is an empty string.