Include Path Search Precedence

LabWindows/CVI searches for include files in the following locations and in the following order:

  1. Project list
  2. Project-specific include paths
  3. Non-project-specific include paths
  4. The paths listed in the Instrument Directories dialog box
  5. The subdirectories under the LabWindows/CVI \toolslib directory
  6. The LabWindows/CVI instr directory
  7. The LabWindows/CVI include directory
  8. The LabWindows/CVI include\ansi directory
  9. The IVI\include directory
  10. The VXIPNP\include directory
  11. The <Program Files>\National Instruments\Shared\MSDTRedistributables\SDKHeaderFiles\8.1\ directory
Note Note  LabWindows/CVI searches the instr and include directories in the following locations:

  • LabWindows/CVI installation directory
  • LabWindows/CVI public documents directory (Users\Public\Documents\National Instruments\CVI)
  • LabWindows/CVI shared installation directory (<Program Files>\National Instruments\Shared\CVI)


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