Can I Use an SHC68-68-RMIO Instead of A SHC68-68-RDIO2 Cable?

Updated Aug 28, 2018

Reported In

Hardware

  • PXIe-7820
  • SHC68-C68-RDIO2
  • SHC68M-68F-RMIO Cable

Driver

  • NI R Series Multifunction RIO

Issue Details

I have an R series card that is recommended to use a SHC68-68-RDIO2 cable with but I want to use the SHC68-68-RMIO cable for the form factor.  Is it possible to use the RMIO in place of the RDIO2?

Solution

No, there are differences in architecture, pin-out, and bundling that will not allow these cables to be swapped and work correctly. 

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