Export Image Method

FlexRIO Help

Edition Date: November 2015

Part Number: 372614J-01

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Short Name: Export Image

Requires: Base Development System

Class: MixedSignalGraph Methods

To Use: Create a method.

Exports a simplified image of the graph to the clipboard or a file.


Data typeNameRequiredDescription
File TypeYesIndicates the file type you want to use to save the file. Options include BMP (default), EPS, EMF, and PICT.
TargetYesSpecifies whether to save the image to the clipboard or to disk. When you set Target to File, you must specify a Path.
PathNoIndicates where you want to save the file. LabVIEW ignores this parameter if you set Target to Clipboard. When you set Target to File, you must specify a Path.
Hide GridNoShows or hides the Mixed Signal Graph grid in the exported image.
Always OverwriteNoIf TRUE, LabVIEW overwrites an existing file without prompting you. If FALSE (default), LabVIEW prompts you to overwrite an existing file.


The following table lists the characteristics of this method.

Data typeNo return value
Available in Run-Time EngineYes (Read/Write)
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemYes
Settable when the VI is runningYes
Loads the front panel into memoryYes
Need to authenticate before useNo
Loads the block diagram into memoryNo
Remote access allowedYes


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