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Prototype Method

LabVIEW 2013 Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Short Name: Prototype

Requires: VI Scripting

Class: CallLibrary Methods

To Use: Create a method.

Returns the C prototype string for the currently configured function.


Data typeNameRequiredDescription
IncludeTypedefs?YesIf TRUE, the type definitions for Prototype appear.
PrototypeYesReturns the C prototype string.
TypedefsYesReturns the type definitions for Prototype.


The following table lists the characteristics of this method.

Data typeNo return value
Available in Run-Time EngineNo
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemYes
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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