Remote access

Contains info on remote access to MX beamlines at the ESRF

Here you will find instructions on what you need on your PCs, how to access the beamlines and what software you need to run. If you require more information please contact David Flot or Deborah Davison.

NB: When the beam-line is left unattended during a Remote Access experiment please display the yellow remote access signs (these can be found on the beam-line) on the Experimental Hutch and Control Cabin doors.

 

1 Prerequisites

2 Prepare your experiment

  • Sample sheets, A form, Safety training
  • Sample supports and description in ISPYB
  • Dewar tracking


3 How to get started


4 Known Issues

  1. Time out when connecting to firewall
  2. Crashing of NX sessions
  3. Authentification failure in NX Client
  4. Apparently slow data collection with Pilatus detectors
  5. Slow response when connected via NX Client
  6. Spec problems
  7. Detector issues
  8. On-axis camera

 

Beamline specific information