Auto Logging:Log File Path Property

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Edition Date: March 2018
Part Number: 371361R-01
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Short Name: AutoLog.Path

Requires: Base Development System

Class: VI Properties

To Use: Create a property.

Path of the datalog file in which front panel data and a time stamp are written.

Note  Use this property in conjunction with the Log at Finish property, which specifies whether to log the data. If you set the Log at Finish property without also setting this property, a dialog box appears at run time, prompting you to specify a file path.


The following table lists the characteristics of this property.

Data type
Available in Run-Time EngineYes
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemYes
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 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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