VI class/Front Panel Window.Is Frontmost property

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VI Server Property Information
Property ID 217
Scope Basic Development Environment
Data Name Front Panel.IsFrontmost
Short Name* FP.IsFrontmost
Long Name* Front Panel Window:Is Frontmost
* Displayed here in English. Short and Long names appear in the language of the LabVIEW IDE.
Owning Class ID 2
Owning Class Name VI Class
Data Type Boolean data type


Property Node Front Panel Window:Is Frontmost
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemYes
Available in Run-Time EngineYes
Available with control VIsYes
Available with global VIsYes
Available with polymorphic VIsNo
Available with strict type definitionsNo
Loads the block diagram into memoryNo
Loads the front panel into memoryNo
Must wait until user interface is idleYes
Need to authenticate before useNo
Remote access allowedYes
Settable when the VI is runningYes

Writing TRUE to this value brings the front panel to the front. This property applies only in the application instance of the calling VI. Writing FALSE to this value has no effect. If you read this property, it indicates whether the front panel window is the front window (ignoring floating windows).



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LabVIEW 2018 More info to come.

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