Connector Pane:DataType Property

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Edition Date: March 2018
Part Number: 371361R-01
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Short Name: ConPane.DataType

Requires: VI Scripting

Class: VI Properties

To Use: Create a property.

Returns the data type of the connector pane as variant data. Connector panes for VIs have a VI data type. Connector panes for polymorphic VIs have a PolyVI data type. Connector panes for custom controls, global variables, and type definitions have the data type of the control.


The following table lists the characteristics of this property.

Data type
PermissionsRead Only
Available in Run-Time EngineYes (Read Only)
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemYes
Settable when the VI is runningNo
Loads the front panel into memoryNo
Need to authenticate before useNo
Loads the block diagram into memoryNo
Remote access allowedYes
Must wait until user interface is idleNo
Available with control VIsYes
Available with global VIsYes
Available with strict type definitionsYes
Available with polymorphic VIsYes


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