Input Device Control VIs

LabVIEW 2016 ELVIS RIO Control Toolkit Help

Edition Date: June 2016

Part Number: 376300A-01

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Requires: myRIO Toolkit, roboRIO Toolkit, or NI ELVIS RIO Control Toolkit. This topic might not match its corresponding palette in LabVIEW depending on your operating system, licensed product(s), and target.

Use the Input Device Control VIs to initialize, query, close, and get the state information about the joystick connected to the myRIO, the roboRIO, or the NI ELVIS RIO CM.

Palette ObjectDescription
Acquire Input DataReturns data about the joystick connected to the computer.
Close Input Device Closes the joystick you specify in device ID.
Initialize JoystickOpens a reference to and initializes a joystick device at the index you specify.
Query Input DevicesObtains information about the joystick connected to the computer.

Refer to the Joystick Monitoring.lvproj in the labview\examples\myRIO\Joystick Monitoring directory for an example of using the Input Device Control VIs with the myRIO.

Refer to the Joystick Monitoring.lvproj in the labview\examples\roboRIO\Joystick Monitoring directory for an example of using the Input Device Control VIs with the roboRIO.

Refer to the Joystick Monitoring.lvproj in the labview\examples\EL-RIO-CM\Joystick Monitoring directory for an example of using the Input Device Control VIs with the NI ELVIS RIO CM.

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