How to Transfer Trace Data File from Agilent ESA to PC Using Matlab Instrument Control Toolbox
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I have a trace data file on my Agilent ESA E4405B spectrum analyzer, and I want to transfer it to my PC using MATLAB. I Have a GPIB connection established, and I am able to control the instrument using SCPI commands through Matlab's Instrument Control Toolbox. However, I cannot seem to find the SCPI command to actually transfer the file (.csv or .trc). There is no driver available in Windows 10 for the model that I have, so I need to use the SCPI commands. I would appreciate anyone's help!
Maadhav Akula on 6 Nov 2020
I assume you are having a char array and now want to convert it into a csv file, then I think you can try the following:
a = 'data, date, serial, etc';%Sample Char Array
C = textscan(a, '%s','Delimiter',',');
Hope this helps!