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Importing Graphics on Linux

LabVIEW 2013 Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Complete the following steps to import an image (JPG, PNG, or an X Window System Dump XWD) into LabVIEW. You can create an XWD file using the xwd command.

  1. Select Edit»Import Picture to Clipboard.
  2. Use the dialog box that appears to navigate to the image file you want to import. Select the file and click the OK button.
  3. (Optional) Click the pane or block diagram where you want to paste the image. If you do not click where you want to paste the image, LabVIEW pastes it in the center of the front panel or block diagram.
  4. Select Edit»Paste in LabVIEW.

Complete the following steps to import an image (GIF, JPG, XWD, BMP, PNG or animated MNG) using the LabVIEW Import Picture to Clipboard feature.

  1. Select Edit»Import Picture to Clipboard.
  2. Use the dialog box that appears to navigate to the image file you want to import. Select the file and click the OK button.
  3. (Optional) Click the pane or block diagram where you want to paste the image. If you do not click where you want to paste the image, LabVIEW pastes it in the center of the front panel or block diagram.
  4. Select Edit»Paste in LabVIEW.

 

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