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Short Name: Restart
Requires: Base Development System (Windows)
Class: Application Methods
To Use: Create a method.
Quits and then restarts LabVIEW. This method is supported only on Windows.
|Note When you invoke this method with unsaved files open, a dialog box prompts you to save any changes you made before the application terminates. If you cancel the dialog box, LabVIEW does not restart.|
This method is useful for restarting LabVIEW after you change the environment in a way that requires you to restart. For example, in an application that activates a license for a LabVIEW third-party add-on, you can use this method to programmatically restart LabVIEW, which then updates the status of the license.
The following table lists the characteristics of this method.
|Data type||No return value|
|Available in Run-Time Engine||Yes (Read/Write)|
|Available in Real-Time Operating System||Yes|
|Remote access allowed||Yes|