Creating and Distributing Custom Templates with the New Create Project Dialog

If you haven't heard, LabVIEW 2012 features a redesigned 'Create Project' dialog that provides recommended starting points for a breadth of measurement and control systems. One of our primary goals was to ensure that you don't have to start new projects from scratch, and to help the LabVIEW community leverage well-established and robust architectures. In …

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Video on Measurement Abstraction Layers, MVC and the Actor Framework

I hope everyone is as excited about NIWeek as I am - less than two weeks to go!  I plan to create and post my recommended list of 'large app' NIWeek sessions very soon. In the meantime, I wanted to make this group aware that I finally recorded a video of the presentation on Measurement …

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Professional User Interfaces in LabVIEW

The flexibility of front panel objects in LabVIEW is something many people, including myself, take for granted.  We quickly drop down charts, knobs, and sliders, leaving them unchanged, and as a result, most LabVIEW programs have an unmistakably similar look and feel.  Of course, this makes it much easier to spot in a lab or …

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