When I attempt a batch run on the Shimadzu QP 2010+, I press start and the auto-sampler does not move. What should I do?

Applies to: Chromatography QP2010 GCMS (GC/MS) | Tickets Solved: 0 | Rank: 10.5

Auto-Sampler Will Not Function

  • Ensure the Shimadzu has a green light on the mass spectrometer and gas chromatograph.
  • These lights indicate that the instrument is ready for analysis and must be green prior to beginning sampling.
  • Verify the batch file was constructed properly.
  • The attached step-by-step document titled “Batch File Setup” provides detailed instructions, with pictures, for constructing a proper batch file.
  • Open Cycle Composer to verify the auto-sampler is communicating with the software.
  • Ensure the auto-sampler is connected properly to the Shimadzu and the computer.

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Batch File Setup.pdf
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