Origin Property

LabVIEW 2018 Help

Edition Date: March 2018
Part Number: 371361R-01
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Short Name: Origin

Requires: Base Development System

Class: Pane Properties

To Use: Create a property.

A cluster that contains the vertical and horizontal coordinates of the upper left corner of the pane. The coordinates are relative to the coordinate system of the pane.

To convert to panel coordinates, use the Convert Pane To Panel Coordinates method. As the scrollbars on the front panel move, this property returns new coordinates. You can use this property to scroll the pane by setting the origin.


Name Description
Horizontal The horizontal coordinate of the upper left corner of the pane.
Vertical The vertical coordinate of the upper left corner of the pane.


The following table lists the characteristics of this property.

Data type
Available in Run-Time EngineYes
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemYes
Settable when the VI is runningYes
Loads the front panel into memoryNo
Need to authenticate before useNo
Loads the block diagram into memoryNo
Remote access allowedYes


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