Install Definition Files

 

How to install files on the Network Analyzer

87xx Network Analyzers

The downloads for all 87xx cal kits are zipped files. These files must first be unzipped using a program such as Winzip.

Each zip file contains some or all of the following files:

File Type Description
.ck cal kit file
.i instrument state file
.p instrument state file
.w instrument state file
  1. Copy the downloaded file to a floppy disk.
  2. Insert the disk in the Network Analyzer floppy drive.
  3. Press "Save/Recall". The VNA reads the disk contents to the VNA display. Only one file appears instead of four.
  4. Use the knob or the step keys to select the file.
  5. Select "Recall State". The Cal Kit should load from the disk drive.
  6. Remove the disk from the drive.

8510 Network Analyzers

Note: Some of the 8510 downloads are zipped. These files must first be unzipped using a program such as Winzip.

  1. Copy the downloaded file to a floppy disk.
  2. Insert the disk in the 8510 drive.
  3. Press "DISC",
  4. Select "LOAD",
  5. Select "CAL KIT 1-2", and either "*1" or "*2".
  6. Use the knob or the step keys to select the file.
  7. Select "LOAD FILE".
  8. Remove the disc from the drive.

PNA Network Analyzers

  1. Copy or download the file to the PNA.
  2. Put the .ckt file in the directory C:\Program Files\Agilent\Network Analyzer\PnaCalKits\factory
  3. The file should now be ready for use by the PNA