Calling Shared Libraries in LabVIEW

LabVIEW 2018 Help


Edition Date: March 2018
Part Number: 371361R-01
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Use the Call Library Function Node to call most standard shared libraries in LabVIEW. Use the Automation Open function with the Property Node and the Invoke Node to call a shared library that contains ActiveX objects.

Note Note  (MathScript RT Module) Use functions that belong to the MathScript RT Module libraries class to call shared libraries from the LabVIEW MathScript Window or the MathScript Node.

The following illustration shows the typical workflow for calling shared libraries in LabVIEW. Click a blue diamond box for detailed information about each step.

LabVIEW Manager Functions Call Library Function Node Call Library Function Dialog Box Configure the Call Library Function Node Debugging Shared Libraries and Calls to Shared Libraries

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Calling Shared Libraries

Configuring the Call Library Function Node

Using Arrays and Strings in the Call Library Function Node

Debugging Shared Libraries and Calls to Shared Libraries

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Using LabVIEW Manager Functions in Shared Libraries

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