New Light VI

LabVIEW 2013 Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Requires: Full Development System

Creates a new light source for the 3D scene.


At Infinity specifies whether the light source is at an infinite distance from the scene. When At Infinity is TRUE, all light strikes the scene in parallel. The default is FALSE.
Light Number is the index, or integer used to identify the light. Light Number must be a value between 0 and 7, inclusive. You cannot index more than 8 lights in a 3D scene.
error in describes error conditions that occur before this node runs. This input provides standard error in functionality.
New Light Refnum is the reference to the light.
error out contains error information. This output provides standard error out functionality.


Refer to the Using Meshes VI in the labview\examples\Graphics and Sound\3D Picture Control directory for an example of using the New Light VI.


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