Tech Note 1133 Detail

Using Ocean Optics spectrometers with SPARKvue

Affected Products:

SE-7183 Amadeus Spectrometer System
PS-2400 SPARKvue Site License
SE-7196 Ocean Optics Red Tide Spectrometer

Problem/Symptom:
The Ocean Optics spectrometer is not recognized by SPARKvue software when connected to the computer.

PASCO Solution:

SPARKvue 1.2.2 or later has been verified to work with the following spectrometer-operating system combinations:

Spectrometers Operating Systems
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Vista 32/64 bit
  • Windows 7 32/64 bit
  • MacOS 10.5, 10.6
  • SPARK SLS Operating System

Other Ocean Optics spectrometers may be compatible, but have not been tested. If you have a earlier version of SPARKvue, please upgrade.

For SPARKvue or SPARK SLS configuration and usage instructions, see SPARK Spectrometer Instructions.

Creation Date: 02/16/2011
Last Modified: 08/23/2013
Mod Summary: