Display Style Property

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

Requires: Base Development System

Class: String Properties

To Use: Create a property.

Sets the display style of a string object. Valid values include 0 (normal), 1 (backslash '\' codes), 2 (password), and 3 (hex). You cannot write to this property when the referenced string control has key focus.

This property is similar to the Display items on the shortcut menu of a string object.


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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