Plots:Active Plot Property

LabVIEW 2013 Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Short Name: Active Plot

Requires: Full Development System

Class: 3DPC_SurfacePlot

Gets or sets the active plot. After you get or set the active plot, you then can set properties or invoke methods that affect only the specified plot.

You can use thePlot properties to set the active plot.

This property is similar to the Plots option on the Plots page of the 3D Graph Properties dialog box


The following table lists the characteristics of this property.

Available in Run-Time Engine and Real-Time Operating System Yes
Permissions Read/Write
Settable when the VI is running Yes
Loads the front panel into memory Yes
Need to authenticate before use No
Loads the block diagram into memory No
Remote access allowed Yes
Must wait until user interface is idle No
Available with control VIs No
Available with global VIs No
Available with strict type definitions No
Available with polymorphic VIs No


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