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See us at the LabVIEW Developer Tour this week

  At Metis Automation, we spend all day, every day working with LabVIEW software and National Instruments hardware and so we love to attend NI Developer Days when they are in our area.  It’s a great opportunity to see the latest equipment and discuss applications with fellow users and NI experts. Next week, we will be in Birmingham on Wednesday 9th and Manchester on Thursday 10th April for the LabVIEW Developer tours. At this day, you can get your hands on National Instruments DAQ devices and try LabVIEW programming. Come along to see what can be done with LabVIEW, and […] Read more

Creating Control References – Fast!

A very flexible way of managing lots of control and indicators on a User Interface is to create a cluster of control references for all control and indicators. This can then be used in the subsequent User Interface code to set properties, get values, set values. Save Time I found a great feature today that saves lots of time creating control references for front panel controls & indicators. Simply drag & select multiple control/indicators on the block diagram, right click and select Create > Reference. LabVIEW then creates a control reference for each selected item. Consequently, this saves you lots […] Read more