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Compiled:Code Complexity Property

LabVIEW 2018 Help

Edition Date: March 2018
Part Number: 371361R-01
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Short Name: Compiled.CodeComplexity

Requires: Base Development System

Class: VI Properties

To Use: Create a property.

Returns the complexity of the referenced VI in relation to the Compiler optimizations slider on the Environment page of the Options dialog box. By comparing these two values, you can determine whether LabVIEW prioritizes editor responsiveness or execution speed when compiling this VI.

This property provides programmatic access to the Compiled Code Complexity field on the Memory Usage page of the VI Properties dialog box.

Note  The value of this property is subject to change in future versions of LabVIEW.

Possible Errors

This property returns error 1000 if the referenced VI has never been compiled.


The following table lists the characteristics of this property.

Data type
PermissionsRead Only
Available in Run-Time EngineYes
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemYes
Settable when the VI is runningNo
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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