Text class/Selection property

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VI Server Property Information
Property ID 632D802
Scope Basic Development Environment
Data Name Selection
Short Name* Selection
Long Name* Selection
* Displayed here in English. Short and Long names appear in the language of the LabVIEW IDE.
Owning Class ID 5
Owning Class Name Text Class
Data Type Numeric Cluster TypeDef data type

Numeric Cluster TypeDef

Property Node Selection
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemYes
Available in Run-Time EngineYes
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 runningYes

Text selection specified in terms of character positions for the beginning of selection (inclusive) and end of selection (not inclusive). If you set the start and end to be the same, LabVIEW inserts a caret into the text.

If you want to highlight the text, you must set key focus on a control before you use the Selection property.

Elements Selection:Start




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

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