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How do I monitor values on my CAN bus?
There is a utility called NI-CAN Bus Monitor that you can access in Measurement & Automation Explorer (MAX).The Bus Monitor displays statistics for raw CAN frames. It provides a basic tool to analyze CAN network traffic. To open the Bus Monitor utility folloe these steps:
If you need to open the Bus Monitor programmatically* from LabVIEW, you can use the code below to accomplish this.
*Please note that in order to open the NI CAN Bus Monitor we have to target a specific CAN port (in this case CAN0). If you are simply trying to open the NI CAN Bus Monitor without a CAN port specified, the EXE will not open and run.
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