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Including Operator Interfaces in a TestStand 3.5 Deployment
I am creating a TestStand deployment using the TestStand Deployment Utility in TestStand 3.5. When I click on Engine Options... in the "Installer Options" tab, I do not see an option to include any sort ...
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Specifying LabVIEW Code Module in TestStand Causes ActiveX Automation Server Error
This Document is not yet Rated   Rate this Document Specifying LabVIEW Code Module in TestStand Causes ActiveX Automation Server Error Primary Software: Primary Software Version: 3.5 Primary Software Fixed ...
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Enabling the Windows Low-Fragmentation Heap Failed When Shutting Down TestStand
When closing TestStand, I receive the following warning message regarding a failure to enable the Windows Low-Fragmentation Heap at startup: Warning:Enabling the Windows Low-Fragmentation ...
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TestStand Prompts for Installation CDs When Building a Distribution
I am building a distribution of my TestStand sequence and want to include the TestStand and LabVIEW run-time engines. However, when the deployment build starts, I am prompted for the distribution CDs for ...
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How Do I Launch TestStand and Log In For the First Time?
I recently installed TestStand, and when I navigate to Start»Programs»National Instruments»TestStand x.x I do not see an executable called TestStand.  When I launch one of the executables in the TestStand ...
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How Do I Make the TestStand UI Controls Send Events and Refresh Properly When a Change is Made via the TestStand API?
Operator Interfaces often use the TestStand API to perform tasks not available through the UI Controls API. When these tasks are peformed the UI Controls are not properly updated. For example, the UI ...
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Adding Step Comments to TestStand Reports
3 ratings:   5 out of 5      Rate this Document Adding Step Comments to TestStand Reports Primary Software: Primary Software Version: 3.5 Primary Software Fixed Version: N/A Secondary Software: N/A Problem: ...
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How to Stop Sequence from Always Navigating to Cleanup upon Sequence Failure or Runtime Error
My sequence always navigate to the Cleanup step after the sequence has failed or a runtime error has occurred. How do I stop this behavior?
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Why Do I Receive Error 17501 Each Time I Open TestStand?
When I open the TestStand sequence editor, TestStand crashes and I receive a message stating:Error 17501: Unable to load Test Environment adapterThe error message asks me for a CVI file but I do not have ...
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TestStand Not Recognizing Non-English Expressions
I have configured TestStand to use a non-English language by selecting Configure » Station Options and then selecting the language in the Localization tab. After restarting TestStand, I tried entering ...
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Deploying TestStand Systems
I have a TestStand workspace that I want to deploy to another system. After running the TestStand Deployment Utility (Tools»Deploy TestStand System), I noticed an Image folder was created that contained ...
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Asynchronous versus synchronous messaging in Teststand 3
The thread method of postuimessageEx has a flag for synchronous, but the actual answering of this depends on what other messages are being picked up by the operator interface at that time as to the behaviour ...
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Error 1 “Interop Type Cannot Be Embedded” When Referencing the TestStand API in a New Visual Studio 2010 Project that Targets the .NET 4.0 Framework
When using certain TestStand types in a new Visual Studio 2010 project that targets the .NET 4.0 Framework, I am seeing an error similar to the following:Error 1 Interop type 'NationalInstruments.TestStand.Interop.API.GetSeqFileOptions' ...
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NI-PAL Service Manager Generates an Error After I Install TestStand 3.5
After I installed TestStand 3.5 and restarted the machine, I received one of the following error messages, depending on which operating system I am using.Error on Windows 2000: Error on Windows XP: ...
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How Do I Get the File Name and Path of the Generated TestStand Report?
1 ratings:   2 out of 5      Rate this Document How Do I Get the File Name and Path of the Generated TestStand Report? Primary Software: Primary Software Version: 2012 Primary Software Fixed Version: N/A ...
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Are Post-Expressions Evaluated After Run-Time Errors in TestStand?
I have inserted a Pass/Fail Test step with a Post-Expression into my sequence. However, the Post-Expression does not appear to evaluate when a run-time error occurs. What is the problem and how can I configure ...
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Why Do I Get Error -143 When I Call my CVI DLL from TestStand?
I created a DLL in CVI that I call from TestStand as part of a sequence. When I compile and run code from CVI everything runs fine, but when I call it as a DLL from TestStand, I receive the following error ...
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Why Can't I See Report Text in Internet Explorer 9?
If I open a TestStand generated XML report in Internet Explorer 9 (IE9), the Report Text for steps is blank even though the raw XML file contains Report Text data.If I generate the same report in TestStand ...
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ProcessModelPostResultListEntry Callback Not Being Fired in TestStand
The ProcessModelPostResultListEntry callback doesn't seem to be executing in TestStand. What controls whether or not that callback is executed?
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Improving TestStand Deployment Utility Performance when Deploying VIs Using a Version of LabVIEW Released after the Current TestStand Version
I am building a distribution using the TestStand Deployment Utility and received the following warning in the Status Log:Loading distribution VIs. This operation can take up to five minutes, during which ...
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TestStand 2010 f1 Patch Details
1 ratings:   5 out of 5      Rate this Document TestStand 2010 f1 Patch Details Primary Software: Primary Software Version: 2010 Primary Software Fixed Version: 2010 SP1 Secondary Software: N/A Problem: ...
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Archived: What Additional Software Components and Run-Time Engines Are Installed with Old Versions of TestStand?
What additional software components and run-time engines are installed with old versions of TestStand?
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Graphs in XML TestStand Report Are Not Displayed in External Viewer
I created an XML report with the XSL stylesheet from TestStand. My report has graphs in it and displays correctly within TestStand. However, when I try and open the report in an external viewer such as ...
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How Can I Specify an Absolute Path for the Installation Directory of a NI TestStand Deployment Utility Installer?
I would like to create an installer using the NI TestStand Deployment Utility, and would like the deployment files to install into a specific directory drive other than C:\ for example. How can I achieve ...
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Can I Use IVI-COM with TestStand?
My instrument has an IVI-COM driver. Is it possible to interact with this driver directly using TestStand?
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Why Does the Update VI Calls Tool Return the Status: Skipped. The configuration dialog timed out.?
I ran the Update VI Calls tool, from TestStand 4.1 or later, on a Windows Vista or Windows 7 machine when TestStand was launched as a non-administrator. I noticed that for some LabVIEW Express VI steps, ...
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Why do I Receive Errors when Generating XML or ATML Reports with TestStand?
The NI DataFinder is indexing files on my machine (installs with DIAdem or LabVIEW DataFinder Toolkit or DataFinder Server Edition), and I sometimes receive errors -5001 and -17205 when generating XML ...
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TestStand Engine Errors When Launching the TestStand Sequence Editor
When I try to launch the TestStand Sequence Editor, I get the following errors: The TestStand Engine cannot be initialized.  Operation Failed.andThe sequence editor cannot start up.  Unable to create the ...
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Syntax for Importing Properties and Limits in TestStand
I want to import properties and/or limits from a file using the Import/Export Properties tool or a Property Loader step in TestStand. Where can I find information about the syntax that I should use when ...
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Programmatically Loading a Sequence File in a TestStand Operator Interface
I am creating a TestStand operator interface.  How do I programmatically load a sequence file in a TestStand Operator Interface?
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