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"Waiting for injection start" message with MassLynx and Autopurification - WKB2818

Article number: 2818

SYMPTOMS

  • MassLynx presents the following message in the bottom-right of the sample list window: "waiting for injection start"
  • The acquisition does not start
  • Error in Status Log in Collection Control "[1][---] [---] - Timed out waiting for raw data, check the data file"

ENVIRONMENT

  • MassLynx
  • Autopurification

CAUSE

The default software settings must be changed to accommodate Autopurification.

FIX or WORKAROUND

Amend the triggering settings in the inlet editor:

  1. Open the inlet editor.
  2. Click on Tools.
  3. Click on Instrument Configuration.
  4. Click on Events and Triggering.
  5. Set the pump to Trigger by Software (see screenshot below).

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

MLYNX, MLYNXV41, SUPMM

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