Save Method

LabVIEW 2013 Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Short Name: Save

Requires: Base Development System

Class: Project Methods

To Use: Create a method.

Saves the LabVIEW project to the path that the project was previously saved to or loaded from or to a specified path.

If the project has not been saved and the value of the Path parameter is <Not A Path> or Path is unwired, this method returns an error. You also can select File»Save Project to save the project.

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


Data typeNameRequiredDescription
PathYesPath to the project.


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 idleNo
Available with control VIsNo
Available with global VIsNo
Available with strict type definitionsNo
Available with polymorphic VIsNo


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