Remote Panel:Unlock Control Method

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Edition Date: March 2018
Part Number: 371361R-01
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Short Name: RP.Unlock Control

Requires: Full Development System

Class: VI Methods

To Use: Create a method.

If the front panel is locked, this method grants control to the next client in the queue. If no clients are in the queue, the method unlocks the front panel. LabVIEW ignores this method if the front panel is already unlocked.

This method is similar to the Unlock Control shortcut menu item on the front panel of a running VI.

Example

Remarks

The following table lists the characteristics of this method.

Data typeNo return value
Available in Run-Time EngineYes (Read/Write)
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 allowedNo
Must wait until user interface is idleNo
Available with control VIsNo
Available with global VIsNo
Available with strict type definitionsNo
Available with polymorphic VIsNo

Example

Refer to the Remote Panel Methods.lvproj in the labview\examples\Data Communication\Remote Panels directory for an example of using the Remote Panel:Unlock Control method.

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