Multitone Plug-in Customer Release Notes

Version: 2.0
Last Revised: March 06, 2017
Product: Multitone Plug-in


Multitone is a plug-in that can be installed on a PC which has SourceXpress application or on AWG 70000 instrument with v5.3 or later. Once installed, this plug-in integrates and operates seamlessly with SourceXpress or AWG 70000 user and programmer interfaces. This plug-in lets you create multiple frequency tones and add notches in between the tones. This plug-in also allows you to create continuous chirp waveforms.

Version 2.0 Release Description

Changes to installer to work with AWG v5.3.

Version 1.1 Release Description

Implemented PI commands and added the document in the installer
Bug fixes

Version 1.0 Release Description

Initial Release

Target Platforms

Multitone plug-in runs with SourceXpress on PC or on AWG 70000 instrument. The following operating systems are supported:
? Windows 7 Professional


? Microsoft .NET 4.5 runtime framework
? This plug-in will integrate with v5.3 of the SourceXpress PC application and v5.3 AWG instrument firmware. Go to to download the latest AWG70000 firmware. Go to to download the latest SourceXpress software.
? TekVISA v4.0.4.2 is only required to communicate with SourceXpress via PI commands; Go to to download the compatible version of TekVISA.
? In order to compile the waveforms from this plug-in, a Multitone license must be purchased and enabled on SourceXpress or AWG 70000 instrument. Trial license can be downloaded or ordered from Tektronix website.

Product Upgrades

From time to time Tektronix releases new versions of the product software or optional application software. Customers can download these from the Tektronix web site at under the SOFTWARE tab.

Contacting Tektronix

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For application-oriented questions about a Tektronix measurement products, please call Product Support. In North America call 1-800-833-9200 option 3, Monday-Friday, 6:00AM - 5:00PM Pacific Time or contact us by email at [email protected]

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For all other information call 1-800-833-9200, visit our web site at, or write to us at:

Tektronix, Inc.
P.O. Box 500
Beaverton, OR 97077