ProjectItem class/Tag.Get Tag method

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VI Server Method Information
Method ID 35B5380C
Scope Basic Development Environment
Data Name Get Tag
Short Name* Get Tag
Long Name* Tag:Get Tag
* Displayed here in English. Short and Long names appear in the language of the LabVIEW IDE.
Owning Class ID 74
Owning Class Name ProjectItem Class
Return Data Type Boolean data type


Invoke Node Tag:Get Tag
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemNo
Available in Run-Time EngineYes (Read/Write)
Loads the block diagram into memoryNo
Loads the front panel into memoryNo
Need to authenticate before useNo
Remote access allowedYes
Settable when the VI is runningNo

Returns a tag value associated with the project item.

Note The LabVIEW Datalogging and Supervisory Control Module supports this method in the Run-Time Engine.


Data type Name Required Description
Boolean Tag:Get Tag Yes. Return value.
String Tag Name Yes Name of the tag. Use the Tag:Get Names method to retrieve the tag names.
LV Variant Value Yes Returns the tag value as a variant.
Boolean Is Persistent Yes



Version Change(s)
LabVIEW 2018 More info to come.

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