Navigate Tree:Get Parent Item Method

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Edition Date: November 2015

Part Number: 372614J-01

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Short Name: Navigate Tree.Get Parent

Requires: Base Development System

Class: TreeControl Methods

To Use: Create a method.

Returns the tag of the parent item above an item. If the item is the topmost item in the tree control, the method returns an empty string.


Data typeNameRequiredDescription
TagYesUnique tag of the child item. If the tree control contains no items, the method returns an error.


The following table lists the characteristics of this method.

Data type
Available in Run-Time EngineYes (Read/Write)
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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