Collection of LC Resources

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    Here is a "best of" collection of links to manuals and tools for HPLC on, for other instruments refer to Collection of Support Documents on


    Collection of LC Resources



    LC Hardware and Troubleshooting

    LC Troubleshooting Resources | Agilent New collection of troubleshooting ressources
    LC Hardware Manual LinksCollection of current LC hardware manuals
    LC Firmware/ToolsDownload link  LC-Firmware and tools including the famous Lab Advisor
    Agilent 1100/1200/1290 Series Firmware UpdatesInformation  Firmware Update
    LC Firmware Background informationBackground information for Firmware
    HPLC Maintenance Videos on YoutubeStep by step videos on LC maintenance
    LC and LC/MS TroubleshootingTable to troubleshoot common problems encountered in LC and LC/MS
    LC Troubleshooting VideosLC troubleshooting videos


    LC Application resources

    LC handbookLC application primer

    Solutions for Preparative HPLC - Application Compendium

    Application compendium for preparative LC
    Optimize binary pumpOptimization of LC and LC/MS
    HPLC Separation FundamentalsBasics of LC separation
    New to HPLC Tips for Avoiding Beginner PitfallsEssentials for new LC users
    LC Troubleshooting Series Retention Time ShiftsBest practice for troubleshoot retention time shifts
    LC Column Troubleshooting – Isolating the Source of the ProblemBest practice for troubleshoot column related problems
    Best practice fundamentals for using an LC-systemBest practice fundamentals for using an LC-system

    Sample preparation fundamentals for chromatography

    Handbook covering many different sample preparation technologies
    Agilent LC Application finderCollection of application notes
    Principles in preparative HPLC A primer for principles in preparative HPLC
    Your reference guide to the Analysis of biopharmaceuticals and biomoleculesAgilent BioHPLC column selection guide
    Method Transfer analytical HPLC to preparative HPLCApplication note for method transfer
    Solutions for preparative HPLC Application compendium


    LC Catalogs and Parts Finder

    InfinityLab LC Supplies catalog                                                        Consumables catalog
    Agilent LC Capillary Finder

                                                            LC capillary search tool, more comprehensive overview on current LC

                                                            capillary portfolio in LC supplies catalog.

    Agilent Vial Selector / Finder                                                        Selection tool for vials, caps and septa fitting your application
    Agilent LC Column finder                                                        Find the best column for your application
    Agilent Filter Selector / Finder                                                        Find the best filter for your application


    "How-to" documents in the Agilent Community prepared from your Agilent Service Engineers

    How to perform a cold startStep for step manual to perform a cold start