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Michael Dunn
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Re: R&S scopes and vertical sensitivity
Michael Dunn   7/1/2013 2:57:03 PM
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Ah, put whatever you like in the social media fields. Now, no one else is having problems ULing their picture...

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Re: R&S scopes and vertical sensitivity
MeasurementBlues   7/1/2013 2:14:00 PM
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>I tried to change my name, but it wouldn't let me unless I also entered a whole bunch of other stuff, like FB & Twitter accounts...

I already had twitter and LinkedIn info in the system, so it liked me. What if you don't have them? Are you stuck?

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Re: R&S scopes and vertical sensitivity
MeasurementBlues   7/1/2013 2:06:02 PM
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I was able to change my nickname, but still can't upload a picture.

Michael Dunn
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Re: R&S scopes and vertical sensitivity
Michael Dunn   7/1/2013 1:51:21 PM
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>Agilent...

I know...

I tried to change my name, but it wouldn't let me unless I also entered a whole bunch of other stuff, like FB & Twitter accounts...

MeasurementBlues
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Re: R&S scopes and vertical sensitivity
MeasurementBlues   7/1/2013 1:46:40 PM
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@anon1416625, Agilent also has touch screen scopes now.

Go into your profile and change your nickname, unless you don't want us to know who you really are.

Michael Dunn
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Re: R&S scopes and vertical sensitivity
Michael Dunn   7/1/2013 8:31:08 AM
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>in one crucial way: the user interface.

Yes, but I'd say the bigger UI differentiator is their strong embrace of the touchscreen, not the 1-knob issue!

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R&S scopes and vertical sensitivity
MeasurementBlues   7/1/2013 2:02:22 AM
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R&S scopes differ from competitor's scopes in one crucial way: the user interface. That is, others have kept dedicated knobs for vertical sensitivity. R&S uses a single know with color-coded rig around it to indicate which channel is in use. Does that work for you or do you prefer dedicated V/div knobs?

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Scope with logic inputs
MeasurementBlues   7/1/2013 1:59:35 AM
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Just about everyone has logic inputs on their scopes and have for years. Mixed-signal scopes keep gaining in poularity for debugging embedded systems.



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