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New LabVIEW Document Method

LabVIEW 2013 Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Short Name: New LabVIEW Document

Requires: VI Scripting

Class: Application Methods

To Use: Create a method.

Creates a new LabVIEW document. This method achieves the same results as when you create a new document in the New dialog box.


Data typeNameRequiredDescription
File TypeYesSpecifies the type of document you want to create.

2Custom Control
3Run-time Menu
4Polymorphic VI
6VI Template
7Global Template
8Control Template
9Simulation Subsystem (requires Control Design and Simulation Module)
10Statechart (requires Statechart Module)
11Ladder Diagram (if supported)
Parent ReferenceNoSpecifies the LabVIEW project to contain the new document.


The following table lists the characteristics of this method.

Data typeNo return value
Available in Run-Time EngineNo
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemNo
Remote access allowedYes


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