Group Objects Method

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Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Short Name: Group Objects

Requires: VI Scripting

Class: Pane Methods

To Use: Create a method.

Groups pane objects together. If the Objects parameter is not wired, the method groups the currently selected objects. All objects must be in the same pane or an error is returned. After this method executes, the panel selection list contains the grouped objects.


Data typeNameRequiredDescription
ObjectsNoThe objects you want to group.


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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