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Error number 308 has no text when running Instacal.
A Check for duplicate copies of CBW32.DLL on the PC by searching the entire hard drive, including system and hidden files, for files of this name. There should only be one copy, in the main Instacal installation folder (typically C:\program files\measurement computing\daq\ or C:\MCC on older systems....

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What is the Board Number of each device?
6 The board number is assigned by Instacal to each Measurement Computing board installed on the PC. It is not the same as the board serial number, as it is recorded only in the CB.CFG configuration file created by Instacal. The Universal Library requires you to specify the board number in each funct....

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Upgrading Instacal with 3rd party programs
E Some software developers embed the installation path of Instacal into their programs. Instacal may need to be installed in a different directory than the default of C:\Program Files\Measurement Computing. Programs that were created before June of 2000 will need Instacal installed in C:\CB. Inst....

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How can the PC-CARD-DAS16/12 or PC-CARD-DAS16/16 be calibrated?
E To calibrate the PC-CARD-DAS16/12 you will need a precision DC source. For optimum accuracy, calibration should be carried out every 12 months. The calibration procedure is launched from Instacal (select the card and open the "Calibrate" menu, and select A/D.) The calibration procedure displays st....

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Instacal detects my hardware, but my Universal Library application returns Error 1 "Invalid Board Number".
E Check that you have set the correct board number in the application, and that it corresponds to the board number assigned in Instacal. If checking the board number does not reveal a solution, this problem can also be caused by additional copies of CBW32.DLL on your hard disk. Search your hard driv....

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How do I emulate hardware using Instacal? I need to develop software but I do not have the Measurement Computing hardware on the development machine.
2 It is possible to install a "Demo board" in Instacal, which provides emulation of Analog Input and Digital I/O. The Demo board is installed by default, but if it has been removed you can install it as follows: To install the demo board, run Instacal, click the "+" button on the left end of the too....

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Upgrading from 16 bit versions of Instacal to 32 bit.
Some software developers embed the installation path of Instacal into their programs. You may need to install Instacal in a different directory than the default of C:\MCC. Programs that were created before June of 2000 will need Instacal installed in C:\CB. All Instacal All All en Drivers....

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