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The registration (data acquisition) is made regardless of the fulfillment of the triggering terms, the data registration is typically reset after the data acquisition. In this mode depending on the triggering level setting the signal can move horizontally free making it hard to watch it, measure its parameters and find artifacts.
Automatic trigger mode is shown in the animated picture below, trigger moment (Trigger) at the top is displayed with the pointer with T letter.