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by Steve Smith
Tue Jul 25, 2023 8:42 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Member
Replies: 1
Views: 3031

Re: New Member

Hello and welcome to the forum, thank you for the post Please feel free to post and ask as many questions as you like; please also share your experiences with Pico too Below are some useful links that will help your Pico journey Training Material https://www.picoauto.com/library/training YouTube htt...
by Steve Smith
Fri Jul 21, 2023 11:08 am
Forum: PicoScope 7 Automotive software
Topic: ? Building Custom Probes in PS7?
Replies: 3
Views: 12308

Re: ? Building Custom Probes in PS7?

Hi Doug, thank you for the post. I have opted to add a short video below that will help with the WPS500 conversion to display “H2O https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jjpA75vfW30 Hopefully the video covers all options but please feedback if I have missed anything The psdata file from the video can be fo...
by Steve Smith
Thu Jul 20, 2023 10:36 am
Forum: PicoScope 7 Automotive software
Topic: Maths is cool
Replies: 49
Views: 108739

Re: Maths is cool

Following on from our forum post introducing the Delay math channel here https://www.picoauto.com/support/viewtopic.php?p=104326#p104326 I came across a potentially useful application for such a math channel when identifying fuel strategy (in terms of injector duration) during WOT events The vehicle...
by Steve Smith
Thu Jul 20, 2023 8:50 am
Forum: PicoScope 7 Automotive software
Topic: Capturing CAN network errors hands-free
Replies: 0
Views: 2864

Capturing CAN network errors hands-free

Via our support email (support@picotech.com) we receive inquires across the entire spectrum when it comes to PicoScope. These inquires vary from operating system queries through to bespoke analysis techniques and everything in-between Several inquires result in the creation of brief tutorial videos ...
by Steve Smith
Thu Jul 20, 2023 6:22 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Trying again
Replies: 6
Views: 2948

Re: Trying again

Fully understand Andy, I know what it's like and "distractions" are plenty for sure. There is no rush and take it all one step at a time. Work on capturing signals from vehicles with no faults as this reveals a number of signal charcaterics that you can learn to discard (i.e., electrical noise) whic...
by Steve Smith
Wed Jul 19, 2023 9:06 am
Forum: Case studies
Topic: CAN-Bus No Com
Replies: 5
Views: 18825

Re: CAN-Bus No Com

Hello and thank you so much for taking the time to create and post your case study as they can take longer to write up than diagnose! This will most certainly help others and instill confidence when pursuing such faults The opportunity to graph CAN resistance is now possible with BNC+ scopes thanks ...
by Steve Smith
Tue Jul 18, 2023 1:37 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Trying again
Replies: 6
Views: 2948

Re: Trying again

Hello and sorry for the late reply Thank you for the posts which are all present above and normally approved within 12 hours In your first image, we have PS7 for Mac stable which does not include the Reference waveform library (RWL) or Guided Tests (GT’s) This is expected behavior and sorry for not ...
by Steve Smith
Tue Jul 18, 2023 1:21 pm
Forum: PicoScope 7 Automotive software
Topic: PicoScope 7 Early Access on Windows 7 vs. Windows 10 Question
Replies: 2
Views: 1073

Re: PicoScope 7 Early Access on Windows 7 vs. Windows 10 Question

Hello and thank you for the posts Here is a link that I hope will help with loading multiple custom probes going forward https://www.picoauto.com/support/topic23160.html I think what may have happened Doug is that the PS7 EA on the Windows 7 laptop may have been for 32 bit architecture Downloading P...
by Steve Smith
Fri Jul 14, 2023 5:56 pm
Forum: Diagnostic discussion
Topic: Vibration - 2008 VW Multivan
Replies: 11
Views: 8094

Re: Vibration - 2008 VW Multivan

Hi Rob, thank you for the captures and sorry for the late reply I have just refreshed my mind on the original symptoms and my previous reply in order to get up to speed. Our main focus would appear to be “ the huge T1 vibration as the E0.5 passes by reasonably quickly (unlike T1)” We had an E0.5 and...
by Steve Smith
Tue Jul 04, 2023 2:46 pm
Forum: PicoScope 7 Automotive software
Topic: Volt drop for current measurements
Replies: 2
Views: 589747

Re: Volt drop for current measurements

Hi Martin, I hope you are well and thank you for the feedback re the forum/newsletters I passed your comments onto the team this morning in my weekly report Interesting point about the heating of the fuse affecting the mΩ value as most certainly it will increase in proportion to temperature. I notic...