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Application Item Tags

LabVIEW 2013 Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Select Edit»Run-Time Menu from the front panel or block diagram window of a VI to display the Menu Editor dialog box and view application item tags.

Use the tags in the following tables to customize menus programmatically or statically and to delete menu items.

Tip Tip  You also can use tags to customize shortcut menus.

Items followed by an asterisk (*) are group items. LabVIEW updates this type of item as a group. You cannot add or delete the items within these groups.

Items followed by two asterisks (**) are available in stand-alone applications you build in LabVIEW.

File Menu

Menu Item Application Item Tag
File APP_FILE
New VI APP_NEW_VI
New... APP_NEW
Open... ** APP_OPEN
Close ** APP_CLOSE
Close All ** APP_CLOSEALL
- APP_SEPARATOR
Save This VI APP_SAVE
Save As... APP_SAVEAS
Save All APP_SAVEALL
Save for Previous Version APP_SAVE_FOR_PREVIOUS
Revert... APP_REVERT
- APP_SEPARATOR
Create Project APP_PROJECT_NEW
Open Project APP_PROJECT_OPEN
Save Project APP_PROJECT_SAVE
Close Project APP_PROJECT_CLOSE
- APP_SEPARATOR
Page Setup... ** APP_PRINTER_SETUP
Print... APP_PRINT_DOCUMENTATION
Print Window... ** APP_PRINT_WINDOW
- APP_SEPARATOR
VI Properties... ** APP_VI_PROPERTIES
- APP_SEPARATOR
Recent Projects APP_RECENTLY_OPEN_PROJECTS
Recent Files APP_RECENTLY_OPEN_FILES
- APP_SEPARATOR
Exit ** APP_EXIT


Edit Menu

Menu Item Application Item Tag
Edit APP_EDIT
Undo APP_UNDO
Redo APP_REDO
- APP_SEPARATOR
Cut ** APP_CUT
Copy ** APP_COPY
Paste ** APP_PASTE
Remove From Project ** APP_CLEAR
Select All ** APP_SELECT_ALL
- APP_SEPARATOR
Make Current Values Default APP_MAKE_CURRENT_VALUES_DEFAULT
Reinitialize Values to Default ** APP_REINIT_ALL_TO_DEFAULT
- APP_SEPARATOR
Customize Control... APP_CUSTOMIZE_CONTROL
Import Picture to Clipboard APP_IMPORT_PICT_FROM_FILE
Set Tabbing Order... APP_SET_TABBING_ORDER
- APP_SEPARATOR
Remove Broken Wires
Remove Broken Wires from Selection
APP_REMOVE_BROKEN_WIRES
Clean Up Diagram APP_CLEANUP_DIAGRAM
Remove Breakpoints from Hierarchy APP_REMOVE_BREAKPOINTS_HIER
Create VI Snippet from Selection APP_CREATE_ENHANCED_VI_IMAGE
Create SubVI APP_CREATE_SUBVI
Create Simulation Subsystem APP_CREATE_SIM_SUBSYSTEM
Show Companion Diagram APP_SHOW_COMPANION_DIAGRAM
- APP_SEPARATOR
Toggle Alignment Grid APP_TOGGLE_ALIGNMENT_GRID
Align Items APP_SC_ALIGN_ITEMS
Distribute Items APP_SC_DISTRIBUTE_ITEMS
- APP_SEPARATOR
VI Revision History APP_SHOW_HISTORY
Run-time Menu... APP_RUN_TIME_MENU
- APP_SEPARATOR
Find and Replace... APP_FIND
Show Search Results APP_SHOW_SRCH_RSLTS


View Menu

Menu Item Application Item Tag
View * APP_VIEW
Controls Palette APP_SHOW_CTRLS_FCTNS
Functions Palette APP_SHOW_FUNCTIONS_PALETTE
Tools Palette APP_SHOW_TOOLS
Quick Drop APP_QUICK_DROP
- APP_SEPARATOR
Breakpoint Manager APP_BREAKPOINTS
Probe Watch Window APP_SC_WATCH_WINDOW
Error List APP_SHOW_ERRORS
Load and Save Warning List APP_SHOW_LOAD_SAVE_WARNING_LIST
- APP_SEPARATOR
VI Hierarchy APP_THIS_VIS_HIERARCHY
LabVIEW Class Hierarchy APP_SHOW_CLASS_HIERARCHY
Browse Relationships APP_SHOW_VI_HIER
     This VI's Library      APP_THIS_VIS_LIBRARY
     This VI's Callers      APP_THIS_VIS_CALLERS
     This VI's SubVIs      APP_THIS_VIS_SUBVIS
     Unopened SubVIs      APP_UNOPENED_SUBVIS
     Unopened Type Defs      APP_UNOPENED_TYPEDEFS
     Reentrant Original      APP_REENTRANT_ORIGINAL
- APP_SEPARATOR
Class Browser APP_SHOW_CLASS_BROWSER_WINDOW
.NET Assemblies in Memory APP_DOTNET_ASSEMBLIES_IN_MEMORY
ActiveX Control Property Browser APP_ACX_PROPERTY_BROWSER
Getting Started Window... APP_VIEW_GETTING_STARTED
Navigation Window APP_SHOW_NAVIGATION_WINDOW
Toolbars APP_PROJECT_TOOLBARS
     Toolbar Placeholder      APP_PROJECT_TOOLBAR_PLACEHOLDER


Project Menu

Menu Item Application Item Tag
Project APP_PROJECT
Create Project APP_PROJECT_NEW2
Open Project APP_PROJECT_OPEN2
Save Project APP_PROJECT_SAVE2
Close Project APP_PROJECT_CLOSE2
- APP_SEPARATOR
Add to Project APP_ADD_TO_PROJECT
     New VI      APP_NEW_VI_IN_PROJECT
     New...      APP_NEW_IN_PROJECT
- APP_SEPARATOR
Filter View APP_PROJECT_FILTER_VIEW
     Dependencies      APP_PROJECT_FILTER_DEPENDENCIES
     Build Specifications      APP_PROJECT_FILTER_BUILDS
Show Item Paths APP_PROJECT_SHOW_PATHS
File Information APP_PROJECT_FILE_INFORMATION
Resolve Conflicts... APP_PROJECT_RESOLVE_CONFLICTS
- APP_SEPARATOR
Properties APP_PROJECT_PROPERTIES


Operate Menu

Menu Item Application Item Tag
Operate APP_OPERATE
Run ** APP_RUN_INSTR
Stop ** APP_STOP
- APP_SEPARATOR
Step Into APP_DEBUG_STEPINTO
Step Over APP_DEBUG_STEPOVER
Step Out APP_DEBUG_STEPOUT
Suspend when Called APP_SUSPEND_WHEN_CALLED
- APP_SEPARATOR
Print at Completion ** APP_PRINT_AT_COMPLETION
Log at Completion ** APP_LOG_AT_COMPLETION
Data Logging ** APP_DATA_LOGGING
     Log... **      APP_LOG
     Retrieve... **      APP_RETRIEVE
     Purge Data... **      APP_PURGE_DATA
     Change Log File Binding... **      APP_CHANGE_LOG_BINDING
     Clear Log File Binding **      APP_CLEAR_LOG_BINDING
- APP_SEPARATOR
Change to Run Mode APP_CHANGE_TO_RUN_MODE
- APP_SEPARATOR
Connect to Remote Panel... ** APP_CONNECT_TO_REMOTE_PANEL
Debug Application or Shared Library... APP_REMOTE_DEBUGGING
- APP_SEPARATOR
Configure Simulation Parameters APP_CONFIGURE_SIM_PARAMS


Tools Menu

Menu Item Application Item Tag
Tools APP_TOOLS
- APP_SEPARATOR
Measurement & Automation Explorer... APP_MAX
Instrumentation APP_INSTRUMENTATION
     Find Instrument Drivers...      APP_INST_DRIVER_FIND_TOOLS
     Create Instrument Driver Project...      APP_INST_DRIVER_PROJ_CREATOR
     Edit Instrument Driver Project...      APP_INST_DRIVER_PROJ_EDITOR
     Create VI Interface to LabWindows/CVI Instrument Driver...      APP_CONVERT_CVI
     Generate C Interface for LabVIEW Driver...      APP_DRIVER_LV_TO_C
     NI I/O Trace      APP_NISPY
     Advanced Development *      APP_ADVANCED_DVLP_MENU
          Show Driver Guidelines           APP_SHOW_DRIVER_GUIDELINES
          Other Resources           APP_VISIT_OTHER_ID_RESOURCES
     -      APP_SEPARATOR
     Visit Instrument Driver Network...      APP_INST_DRIVER_NTWK
- APP_SEPARATOR
MathScript Window... APP_INTERACTIVE_MATH
- APP_SEPARATOR
Data Acquisition APP_DATA_ACQUISITION
DSC Module APP_LVDSC
Real-Time APP_REALTIME
IMAQ Vision... APP_IMAQ_VISION
- APP_SEPARATOR
Debug VHDL... APP_DEBUG_VHDL
- APP_SEPARATOR
Compare APP_COMPARE
     Compare VIs...      APP_COMPARE_VIS
     Show Differences      APP_SHOW_DIFFERENCES
     Compare VI Hierarchies...      APP_COMPARE_HIERARCHIES
     Compare Files...      APP_COMPARE_FILES
Merge APP_MERGE
     Merge VIs...      APP_MERGE_VIS
     Merge LLBs...      APP_MERGE_LLBS
Profile APP_PROFILE_MENU
     Performance and Memory...      APP_SHOW_PROFILE_WINDOW
     Show Buffer Allocations...      APP_SHOW_BUFFER_ALLOCATIONS
     VI Metrics...      APP_VI_METRICS
     Find Parallelizable Loops...      APP_DETECT_PARALLEL_LOOPS
Security ** APP_NI_SECURITY_MENU
     Login... **      APP_NI_SECURITY_LOGIN
     Change Password... **      APP_NI_SECURITY_CHANGE_PASSWORD
     Logout **      APP_NI_SECURITY_LOGOUT
     -      APP_SEPARATOR
     Domain Account Manager... **      APP_NI_DOMAIN_ACCOUNT_MANAGER
     -      APP_SEPARATOR
     Front Panel Security      APP_FRONT_PANEL_SECURITY
User Name... APP_USER_NAME
- APP_SEPARATOR
- APP_SEPARATOR
LLB Manager... APP_VI_LIBRARY_MANAGER
Import * APP_IMPORT_TOOLS
     .NET Controls to Palette...      APP_IMPORT_DOTNET_CONTROLS
     ActiveX Controls to Palette...      APP_IMPORT_OCX
     Shared Library (.dll)      APP_SHARED_LIBRARY_IMPORT_WIN
     Shared Library (.framework)      APP_SHARED_LIBRARY_IMPORT_MAC
     Shared Library (.so)      APP_SHARED_LIBRARY_IMPORT_LINUX
     Web Service...      APP_WEB_SERVICE_PROXY_IMPORT
Shared Variable APP_VARIABLE_MENU
     Front Panel Binding Mass Configuration      APP_MASS_CONFIGURATOR
     Multiple Variable Editor...      APP_MULTIPLE_VARIABLE_EDITOR
     Register Computer...      APP_REGISTER_COMPUTER
Distributed System Manager APP_VARIABLE_MANAGER
- APP_SEPARATOR
User Project VIs * APP_USER_PROJECT_VIS
- APP_SEPARATOR
Advanced APP_TOOLS_ADVANCED
     Mass Compile...      APP_MASS_COMPILE
     Edit Error Codes...      APP_ERROR_EDITOR
     Edit Palette Set...      APP_PALETTE_EDITOR
     -      APP_SEPARATOR
     Create or Edit Express VI      APP_CREATE_EDIT_EXPRESSVI
     -      APP_SEPARATOR
     Export Strings...      APP_EXPORT_STRINGS
     Import Strings...      APP_IMPORT_STRINGS
FPGA Module Options... APP_FPGAOPTIONS
Options... ** APP_OPTIONS


Window Menu

Menu Item Application Item Tag
Window APP_WINDOWS
Show Panel or Diagram APP_SHOW_PANEL_DIAGRAM
- APP_SEPARATOR
New Configuration APP_NEW_CONFIGURATION
- APP_SEPARATOR
Tile Left and Right APP_TILE_LEFT_RIGHT
Tile Up and Down APP_TILE_UP_DOWN
Full Size ** APP_FULL_SIZE
- APP_SEPARATOR
Open Windows * ** APP_OPEN_WINDOWS
All Windows... APP_WINDOW_LIST
- APP_SEPARATOR
Bring VIs to Front APP_BRING_VIS_TO_FRONT
Bring Frame Window to Front APP_SHOW_FRAME_WINDOW
Detach from Frame APP_TOGGLE_IN_FRAME
Arrange APP_ARRANGE_WINDOWS
- APP_SEPARATOR


Help Menu

Menu Item Application Item Tag
Help APP_HELP
Show Context Help ** APP_SHOW_HELP
Lock Context Help APP_LOCK_HELP
- APP_SEPARATOR
LabVIEW Help... APP_ONLINE_REF
Explain Error... APP_EXPLAIN_ERROR
Investigate Internal Error... APP_INVESTIGATE_FAILURE
Help for This VI ** APP_ONLINE_HELP_FOR_VI
- APP_SEPARATOR
Find Examples... APP_EXAMPLES
Find Instrument Drivers... APP_INST_DRIVER_FIND_HELP
Web Resources... APP_WEB_LINKS
Student Edition Web Resources... APP_LVSE_WEB_LINKS
- APP_SEPARATOR
Help Files * APP_HELP_FILES
- APP_SEPARATOR
Activate LabVIEW Components APP_SC_ACTIVATE_LABVIEW
- APP_SEPARATOR
Patents ** APP_PATENTS
About LabVIEW... ** APP_ABOUT

 

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