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Root Property

LabVIEW 2013 Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Short Name: Root

Requires: Base Development System

Class: Project Properties

To Use: Create a property.

Returns a reference to the project root in the Project Explorer window. The project root is the top item that represents the LabVIEW project in the Project Explorer window. You can use this reference with the ProjectItem properties.

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

Example

Remarks

The following table lists the characteristics of this property.

Data type
PermissionsRead Only
Available in Run-Time EngineYes
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 idleNo
Available with control VIsNo
Available with global VIsNo
Available with strict type definitionsNo
Available with polymorphic VIsNo

Example

Refer to the Add Files to Project VI in the labview\examples\Application Control\VI Server\Manipulating Projects directory for an example of using the Root property.


 

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