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With Empower, Agilent GC 6850 sample set stops after first injection - WKB15706

Article number: 15706

SYMPTOMS

  • After upgrading ICS driver for GC 6850 to 1.40, sample set stops after first injection, and cannot make multi-vial injections
  • The first movement to V1 works and injects, but movement to V2 fails
  • Error message: "GC setup failed, Instrument Failure, Inlet: Invalid Command"

 

ENVIRONMENT

CAUSE

 See PCS 55181.

 

FIX or WORKAROUND

Upgrade to firmware version A.06.02 minimum.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

For Agilent GC 6850 with RS-232 control, recommend to upgrade to firmware version A.03.07.  This has not been confirmed to workaround this issue, but suspect it will.

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