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Window State Property

LabVIEW 2013 Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Short Name: WindowState

Requires: Base Development System

Class: Project Properties

To Use: Create a property.

Returns the state of the Project Explorer window.

Invalid 0 If you read this property and an error occurs, the property returns this value.
Standard 1 The Project Explorer window is open but is not minimized, maximized, or hidden.
Closed 2 The Project Explorer window is not open.
Hidden 3 The Project Explorer window is floating but is not visible because LabVIEW is not the active application.
Minimized 4 The Project Explorer window is minimized.
Maximized 5 The Project Explorer window is maximized.

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
PermissionsRead Only
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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