Active Cursor Property

LabVIEW 2018 Help

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

Requires: Base Development System

Class: WaveformGraph Properties

To Use: Create a property.

Use this property to get and set the active cursor and set properties and methods on that cursor.

For example, you can use the Selected Cursors property to indicate which cursor you have currently selected on a graph or chart, then use the Active Cursor property to set that cursor to the cursor you want to modify using cursor properties and methods. The Active Cursor does not return the user selected cursor. Use the Selected Cursor property to get the user selected cursor.


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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