BIOPAC® Systems, Inc. Logo

Enabling the Transform Menu in BSL Analysis (RSD)

Unlike the full version of Biopac Student Lab software, the BSL Analysis version used by many students outside the lab does not directly support the opening of Lesson and sample data files in BSL PRO mode. BSL PRO mode enables access to the Transform menu and other features helpful for enhanced analysis.

BSL Transform menu accessThe following steps describe how to edit the LessonPrefSettings.txt file to enable the Transform menu in BSL Analysis version 4.0.1 or above.

1. Locate the LessonPrefSettings.txt file, typically in the LessonsSupport folder in the Program Data directory:

lessonprefsettingsThe LessonsSupport folder may be hidden on some Windows systems. If the LessonsSupport folder is not found in the Program Data directory, try the following steps to show the hidden folder:

2. Double-click the LessonPrefSettings.txt file to open it in Notepad (or any text editor). 
NOTE:
Administrator privileges are required to edit this file.

3. Change the “Review Saved Data Mode Options” value from “1” to “0.”
lessonprefrsd4. Close the file and choose “Save” to accept the changes.

The next time BSL Analysis is launched and a file opened, the Transform menu will be available.


Click here for print-friendly BSL Analysis Transform menu (pdf) instructions.

Spotlight On
BIOPAC EDA

EDA Smart Amplifier

Easily record great electrodermal activity (EDA, GSR) data. BIOPAC’s new Smart Amplifiers are designed for great data. Smart Amplifiers improve performance by amplifying the physiological signal close to the subject, which allows a high-level voltage connection to the data acquisition system and reduces noise artifact. AcqKnowledge Smart Amp setup includes guides and prompts to prevent […]

View All
Latest News

New Citations | Keeping Students Attentive in an Online Setting & More!

BIOPAC provides software and hardware that allows research teams to record and analyze numerous body signals for physiological experimentation. Here are a few notable studies using BIOPAC equipment for ECG, EDA, and Respiration data. What Keeps Students More Engaged? The question has been brought to the forefront during COVID, what variations of online learning keep students more engaged? […]

Electrocardiography Guide Now Available

BIOPAC’s comprehensive Introductory ECG Guide addresses fundamental to advanced concerns to optimize electrocardiography data recording and analysis. Topics include: ECG Complex; Electrical and Mechanical Sequence of a Heartbeat; Systole and Diastole; Configurations for Lead I, Lead II, Lead III, 6-lead ECG, 12-lead ECG, precordial leads; Ventricular Late Potentials (VLPs); ECG Measurement Tools; Automated Analysis Routines for extracting, […]

Read All
Request a Demonstration
Request a Demonstration