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Parent Class Property

LabVIEW 2013 Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Short Name: ParentClass

Requires: Base Development System

Class: LVClassLibrary Properties

To Use: Create a property.

Gets or sets the LabVIEW class from which the referenced class directly inherits.

If the referenced class directly inherits from the LabVIEW Object class, this property returns Not a Refnum. To set the parent of the referenced class to be LabVIEW Object, wire a Not a Refnum constant to this property.


The following table lists the characteristics of this property.

Data type
Available in Run-Time EngineNo
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemNo
Settable when the VI is runningYes
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 definitionsNo
Available with polymorphic VIsNo


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