How to add a GC instrument in OpenLab CDS (Ver 2.x)

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This Information Applies To: OpenLab CDS (Ver 2.x)



The following procedure shows how to add a GC instrument in OpenLab CDS (Ver 2.x)

Steps to Follow:

1. Open the OpenLab CDS Control Panel. In the Instruments interface, select the location for the instrument, click create instrument, enter the instrument identification details (Name, Instrument type, Default project, etc.). Select the storage location for the data that the instrument will acquire (Prerequisite is to create a project in the Projects interface). 

2. In the ribbon bar, select Configure instrument and specify the instrument type and IP address. The new instrument is now ready to begin communicating with OpenLab CDS.

Add Instrument OL CDS



Learn more on how to effectively operate your GC with OpenLab CDS 

GC-OLII-2102eV3 - Introduction to the Operation of Agilent GC's with OpenLab CDS (Ver. 2.5)  e-Learning course on Agilent University 




Keywords: Add instrument, create instrument, Configuration, IP address, configure instrument, GC, Software, OpenLab, CDS