Open:LabVIEW Document Method

LabVIEW 2018 Help

Edition Date: March 2018
Part Number: 371361R-01
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Short Name: Open.LV Document

Requires: VI Scripting

Class: Application Methods

To Use: Create a method.

Opens a LabVIEW document.

This method is similar to selecting File»Open and browsing to the document.


Data typeNameRequiredDescription
PathYesPath to the file you want to open.
Interactive?NoIf TRUE, LabVIEW might display dialog boxes while opening the file. For example, LabVIEW might prompt you to locate missing subVIs.


The following table lists the characteristics of this method.

Data typeNo return value
Available in Run-Time EngineNo
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemNo
Remote access allowedYes


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