up Inquisit Language Reference

maxfixationtime attribute

The maxfixationtime attribute specifies the maximum duration of a fixation in milliseconds.

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/ maxfixationtime = maxfixationtime


maxfixationtime The maximum fixation time to use in the real-time determination of fixation points.


This is the maximum amount of time that will be used in calculating the current fixation. The default value is 500ms. Shorter durations may improve responsiveness while longer durations help reduce the influence of noisy data from the eye tracker.


The following sets the maximum fixation time:

/ maxfixationtime = 300.0

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