Acquire GPS Location Information with NI PXI6683 or PXI-6683H

Updated Nov 30, 2023

Reported In


  • PXI-6683


  • NI-Sync

Issue Details

I am using the PXI-6683 or PXI-6683H Timing and Synchronization module. How can I acquire GPS location information using these 2 modules?


You can acquire GPS location information using PXI-6683 or PXI-6683H, including longitude and latitude in degrees and altitude meters.

NI-Sync  provides the shipping example GPS Location that shows how to use the GPS functions.

The shipping example can be found by navigating to the Help tab in LabVIEW >> Find Examples >> Hardware Input and Output >> Timing and Synchronization >> Time-based >> GPS Location and