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Is the Agilent 7694 Headspace supported with Empower 3? - WKB2621

Article number: 2621


  • Empower 3
  • Headspace


No; the Agilent 7694 is no longer supported with Headspace Control Option 3.0.

As noted in the release notes, with the introduction of Headspace Control Option Version 3.0, support for the Agilent 7694 headspace sampler is discontinued.

However, the 7694 it is still supported with Headspace Control Option Version 2.0.

The table below is from the Empower 3 (Feature Release 3) Installation, Configuration, and Upgrade Guide.


If you want to run the Agilent 7694, you need Waters Headspace Control Option Version 2.0 - DWNL10044809; it is supported with Empower 1 or Empower 2.

However, according to the installation guide for Empower 3 Feature Release 1, Headspace Control Option 2.0 was tested with this Empower version after the fact.

See article WKB97285 on Headspace GC sample preparation

See related article WKB97026 on GC sample injection.

See article WKB62833 on Split injection technique

See article WKB62831 on Splitless injection technique

See article WKB62933 on PTV injection technique

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