Save:Copy Method

LabVIEW 2013 Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Short Name: Save a Copy

Requires: Base Development System

Class: Library Methods

To Use: Create a method.

Saves a copy of the LabVIEW project library file.

Note  The LabVIEW Datalogging and Supervisory Control Module supports this method in the Run-Time Engine.


Data typeNameRequiredDescription
Destination DirectoryYesSpecifies the destination directory for the copy of the project library.
New NameNoSpecifies the name of the copy of the project library.
New Library PathNoReturns the path to the copy of the project library.


The following table lists the characteristics of this method.

Data typeNo return value
Available in Run-Time EngineNo
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemNo
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 idleYes
Available with control VIsNo
Available with global VIsNo
Available with strict type definitionsNo
Available with polymorphic VIsNo


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