I KEEP GETTING THE ERROR MESSAGE “EXPECTED A KEYWORD OR AN OBJECT NAME” WHEN STARTING IGOR PRO. WHAT DO I DO?

You may encounter a ‘Function Compilation Error’ message that looks like the one below when launching Igor Pro: This error usually occurs because Iolite cannot find the EasyHTTP.xop file in the Igor Extensions folder. To solve this issue:  Quit Igor Pro Move the EasyHTTP.xop file from the iolite v3.32 download folder to: Documents/Wavemetrics/Igor Pro User files/Igor Extensions You…

I KEEP GETTING A “POSSIBLE BUG (OR CORRUPT DATA, OR …)“ ERROR MESSAGE WHEN OPENING AN EXPERIMENT. HOW DO I FIX IT?

If you encounter the above dialogue after opening an experiment, please complete the following troubleshooting steps: 1. Click ‘Quit Macro’. A second pop-up window will appear that look like this: 2. Click ‘OK’. This will allow you to continue opening the experiment, but with some errors. 3. To correct those errors and restore your experiment,…

MY TABS DON’T APPEAR RIGHT? IS IT A SCALING ISSUE?

You may have some issues on Windows 8 machines if you have your display settings scaled to greater than 100%. It might appear like this: If so, you need to go to the Personalize control panel by right-clicking on your Desktop and selecting “Personalize”. This will take you to the Control Panel for Display. There, change…