Creating a Project Using the Touch Panel Project Wizard (DSC Module or Touch Panel Module)

LabVIEW 2013 Touch Panel Module Help

Edition Date: June 2013

Part Number: 372507E-01

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Complete the following steps to use the Touch Panel Project Wizard to create a new project.

  1. Select File»New to open the New dialog box. Expand the Project»Project from Wizard node and select Touch Panel Project. Click the OK button to open the Touch Panel Project Wizard.
  2. Define the project information.
    1. Select the type of project you are creating from the Project type pull-down menu. You can create a project with a blank VI or you can import an existing VI.
    2. Browse to and select the location where you want to save the project on the host computer. The default location is C:\Documents and Settings\<user>\My Documents\LabVIEW Data. You also can enter a name for the project file (.lvproj).
    3. Browse to and select the path to the VI you are creating or importing.
  3. Click the Next button.
  4. Click the Browse button to open the Add Targets and Devices dialog box. Use the Add Targets and Devices dialog box to select the target to add to the project.
  5. If you selected to create the project with a new VI in step 2, select a template from the VI template pull-down menu. The DSC Module or Touch Panel Module includes a landscape and a portrait template.
  6. Click the Next button.
  7. Configure the device. Enter the IP address of the device in the Touch Panel device IP address text box.
  8. Click the Next button to see a preview of how the project will look in the Project Explorer window.
  9. (Optional) Remove the checkmark from the Create a build specification checkbox if you do not want to immediately create a build specification.
  10. Click the Finish button.

The project now appears in the Project Explorer window. Double-click the VI under the target to open the front panel and block diagram windows.


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