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Name Property

LabVIEW 2013 Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Short Name: Name

Requires: Base Development System

Class: Project Properties

To Use: Create a property.

Gets the name of the LabVIEW project. If the project has been saved, this property returns the filename with the file extension. If the project has not been saved, this property returns untitled project x and you can write to this property to change the name.

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


The following table lists the characteristics of this property.

Data type
Available in Run-Time EngineYes (Read Only)
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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