Move Method

LabVIEW 2013 Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Short Name: Move

Requires: VI Scripting

Class: GObject Methods

To Use: Create a method.

Moves the object to the specified position.

Note  If you attempt to move an object to the owning VI of another object, LabVIEW makes a copy of the object instead of moving the object.


Data typeNameRequiredDescription
positionYesThe location where you want to move the object. The position is relative to the owning object.
ownerNoThe owning object. If you specify the owner, LabVIEW moves the object into the owning object.
Duplicate? (F)NoIf TRUE, LabVIEW makes a copy of the object instead of moving the object. If the owner you specify is located in a different VI, LabVIEW assumes Duplicate? is TRUE.


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 definitionsYes
Available with polymorphic VIsNo


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