Short Name: RP.Client Connections
Requires: Full Development System
Class: VI Methods
To Use: Create a method.
Returns an array of clusters containing connection information about the clients viewing or controlling the VI.
LabVIEW opens a connection on the server computer when another application instance or a related application, such as a Web browser, requests to view the front panel of a VI in memory on the server computer.
This method can return networking error codes.
|Remote Panel Connections||Yes||Describes the clients viewing or controlling the VI.
|Remote Panel Controller||Yes||Index of the client in Remote Panel Connections currently controlling the VI. A value of –1 indicates that no client is controlling the VI and that the server is in control.|
The following table lists the characteristics of this method.
|Data type||No return value|
|Available in Run-Time Engine||Yes (Read/Write)|
|Available in Real-Time Operating System||Yes|
|Settable when the VI is running||Yes|
|Loads the front panel into memory||No|
|Need to authenticate before use||No|
|Loads the block diagram into memory||No|
|Remote access allowed||No|
|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|
Refer to the Remote Panel Methods.lvproj in the labview\examples\Data Communication\Remote Panels directory for an example of using the Remote Panel:Client Connections method.