Remove DataSocket Method

LabVIEW 2013 Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Short Name: Remove DataSocket

Requires: Base Development System

Class: Control Methods

To Use: Create a method.

Removes an opc, ftp, and http connection from a control on Windows, and a dstp and file connection from a control on all LabVIEW-supported platforms.

This method is similar to the Unbound option of the Data Binding Selection pull-down menu on the Data Binding page of the Properties dialog box.

Note  If you use this method with a Boolean control in a radio buttons control, this method returns an error.

Use the Data Binding:Unbind method to remove psp connections.


The following table lists the characteristics of this method.

Data typeNo return value
Available in Run-Time EngineYes (Read/Write)
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemYes
Settable when the VI is runningNo
Loads the front panel into memoryNo
Need to authenticate before useNo
Loads the block diagram into memoryNo
Remote access allowedYes
Must wait until user interface is idleNo
Available with control VIsNo
Available with global VIsNo
Available with strict type definitionsYes
Available with polymorphic VIsNo


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