Counter Clock and Trigger Names in Traditional NI-DAQ (Legacy) and NI-DAQmx
The following table translates terms from Traditional NI-DAQ (Legacy) to NI-DAQmx for the C API and the LabVIEW API.
|Traditional NI-DAQ (Legacy) C API||Traditional NI-DAQ (Legacy) LabVIEW||NI-DAQmx||Explanation|
|Start Trigger||Start Trigger||Start Trigger||The signal that begins a counter operation|
|Start Trigger for NI TIO-Based Devices||Start Trigger||Arm Start Trigger||The signal that begins a counter operation|
|Gate||Gate||Pause Trigger||The signal that pauses and resumes a counter operation|