The SLM Utility Software Programs interface the Larson Davis Sound Level Meters Model types 720; 812; 820; SoundTrack LxT; 831 and System 824 with a PC and Printer. This enables the instruments to be controlled from the PC, providing the facility of a large color screen to assist data measurement, instrument control and measurement interpretation. The instruments can be 'setup' from the PC via an Upload routine or 'setup' data can be transferred from the instruments to the PC via a Download routine. Measurement data from the instruments can be translated and used to create reports on the PC which can be exported in the form of Spreadsheets. Data bases can be created and upgraded as required.
The Utility Software for Models 720, 812 and 820 Sound Level Meters is described in the SLM Utility Manual. This Microsoft Windows 3.1-based software includes the following features:
The 824 Utility program has three sections that perform the functions on the 824:
The SLM Utility-G3 Software enhances the flexibility and ease-of-use of the SLM Models 831 and SoundTrack LxT for all the instruments applications applications by providing setup utilities, instrument calibration, computer-base control of the instrument, data downloading and printing, and an export routine to transfer data to third party software such as a spreadsheet for post processing.