Inherent IVI Attributes:Advanced Session Information:Logical Name Property

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Short Name: Logical Name

Property of niDCPower

Contains the logical name you specified when opening the current IVI session.

You can pass a logical name to the niDCPower Initialize or niDCPower Initialize with Options VIs. The IVI Configuration Utility must contain an entry for the logical name. The logical name entry refers to a virtual instrument section in the IVI configuration file. The virtual instrument section specifies a physical device and initial user settings.


The following table lists the characteristics of this property.

Datatype string
PermissionsRead Only
High-level VIs N/A
Channel-based No


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