XInterfaceLibrary class/Add Ability method

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VI Server Method Information
Method ID 6F2EC01
Scope Basic Development Environment
Data Name Add Ability
Short Name* Add Ability
Long Name* Add Ability
* Displayed here in English. Short and Long names appear in the language of the LabVIEW IDE.
Owning Class ID 103
Owning Class Name XInterfaceLibrary Class
Return Data Type ProjectItem Refnum data type

ProjectItem Refnum

Invoke Node Add Ability
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemNo
Available in Run-Time EngineNo
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

Creates a new ability of the specified type.

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


Data type Name Required Description
ProjectItem Refnum Add Ability Yes. Return value.
String Name Yes Description
Path VI Path No If VI Path is specified, an existing VI is used for the ability, if not, a new VI is created for the ability.
ProjectItem Refnum Folder No Creates the ability in the specified folder.



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

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