Every analysis using Chromeleon follows these basic steps:


  1. Start Chromeleon.
  2. Start the instrument.
  3. Create a sequence.
  4. Acquire data.
  5. Process data.
  6. Review and report results.

This Quick Start Guide provides the information that you need to perform these six steps as part of a simple analysis. For details on more advanced uses of Chromeleon, including performing more complex analyses, refer to the Chromeleon 7 Online Help.


All procedures in this section assume that you have Chromeleon installed on your computer and that at least one instrument has been connected and configured to the Chromeleon software. For details on installation and on connecting and configuring instruments, refer to the Chromeleon 7 Installation Guide.