Configuring the SCXI Subsystem of a PXI Chassis
For a PXI/SCXI combination chassis, such as the PXI-1050 or PXI-1052, you must also configure the chassis for use with NI-DAQ. For NI-DAQmx, right-click Devices and Interfaces»NI-DAQmx Devices and choose Create New NI-DAQmx Device»NI-DAQmx SCXI Chassis. After selecting the appropriate chassis, follow the instructions provided. For traditional NI-DAQ, right-click Devices and Interfaces»Traditional NI-DAQ Devices and choose Add SCXI Chassis..., selecting the appropriate chassis.