KB0092: Mangold VideoSyncPro Installation/Activation

In this article, we will discuss the process to first install and then activate your Mangold VideoSyncPro application for synchronous audio/video collection. Downloading and Installing VideoSyncPro To begin, visit our Downloads page or click here to download the latest version of VideoSyncPro. Once the download is complete, launch the .exe […]

KB0090: Activating a Virtual License

Software licenses can be distributed on a Software Key or as a virtual license, which requires activation on the computer where the software will be used. Both subscription and perpetual licenses are available as a virtual license.  This article will go over the license activation procedure. Selecting your License Type […]

KB0087: Activating Your COVID-19 Temporary Analysis License

This article will go over the activation process for the temporary licenses issued during the COVID-19 pandemic. We hope that the flexibility of these licenses helps researchers stay productive through this difficult time. Note: These licenses may only be activated on a single device once, and will be valid for […]

KB0080: MindWare Event File Format

MindWare Event files are stored in tab-delimited column format, where each row represents a new event and each column stores specific information about that event. There are two types of MindWare Event files named for the type of timestamp used to describe the location of each event – Absolute and […]

ECG 60Hz Noise Demo Data

Demo File: ECG 60 Hz Noise.zip This short file contains an ECG channel affected by 60Hz noise, which is typically caused by electrical interference. 60Hz power is common in the United States and a few other countries. In much of the rest of the world, electrical interference is characterized by 50 […]

All About EDA Part 3: Data Editing

Now that we recognize the components of the EDA waveform, it is important to differentiate between actual response and fluctuations in the signal which are in fact artifacts. It is important to prevent artifact from occurring as much as possible by using quality electrodes and following best practices for data acquisition, […]

All About EDA Part 2: Components of Skin Conductance

Last time we talked about the significance of measuring electrodermal activity, and how it is collected. Now we can start looking at the resulting waveform and how to extract meaningful information from it.   Scaling EDA to Microsiemens MindWare applications expect incoming data to be in volts (with the exception […]

All About EDA Part 1: Introduction to Electrodermal Activity

All About Electrodermal Activity EDA stands for Electrodermal Activity, and is the measurement of changes in the electrical properties of the skin. When a person sweats, the conductivity of their skin changes, and activation of eccrine sweat glands is an established indicator of sympathetic nervous system arousal. Therefore, by measuring […]