GetPolyCHImage Method

LabVIEW 2013 Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 371361K-01

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Short Name: GetPolyCHImage

Requires: VI Scripting

Class: PolymorphicVI Methods

To Use: Create a method.

Returns an image depicting how the context help looks for the polymorphic VI.


Data typeNameRequiredDescription
Instance IndexYesInstance Index specifies which instance VI to use for wire types. Use -1 to use the help description and icon for the polymorphic VI.


The following table lists the characteristics of this method.

Data type
Available in Run-Time EngineNo
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemNo
Settable when the VI is runningYes
Loads the front panel into memoryNo
Need to authenticate before useNo
Loads the block diagram into memoryNo
Remote access allowedNo
Must wait until user interface is idleNo
Available with control VIsNo
Available with global VIsNo
Available with strict type definitionsNo
Available with polymorphic VIsYes


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