timer in pic18f

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    Hi, can you guide me on use of timers of pic? actually what i have to do is, for 8sec time, i have to average values from a sensor. how do i increment count every sec? will the following method work instead of timers?

    for(count=0;count<= 8;count++)
    Ligo George

    You may solve it by incrementing a variable as above…. but the best solution is to use PIC’s internal timer module..
    eg :

    //Start Timer
    for(a=read_timer;a< a_value;)
        //Do Something
    //Stop Timer

    You can use Timer0 module… Read the Timer0 section in the datasheet.

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