You can view available analog input configuration options in NI Measurement and Automation Explorer by:
- Opening an NI MAX Test Panel. This is done by expanding My System > Devices and Interface and selecting your device, then clicking on Test Panels.
- Click on the Analog Input tab
- Click on the Input Configuration drop-down menu.
- Supported input configurations will be in black, while unsupported configurations will be greyed out.
Figure 1: USB-6001 Supports Differential and RSE Configurations
Figure 2: PCI-6211 Supports Differential, RSE, and NRSE Configurations
If want to know what configurations are available for hardware you do not have, you can simulate a device and follow the same steps listed above. Refer to the Simulated Devices tutorial for expanded details on creating simulated devices.