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Why Do I Get Error -17311 While Trying to Execute My Sequence File?
This Document is not yet Rated Why Do I Get Error -17311 While Trying to Execute My Sequence File? Primary Software: Primary Software Version: 4.0 Primary Software Fixed Version: N/A Secondary Software: ...

TestStand Report Not Displayed When Saved in Folder Path Containing Chinese Characters
I have saved a TestStand report in a folder path that includes Chinese characters. The report is generated, but never displayed.  Why is a report not displayed when saved in a folder path containing Chinese ...

How Can I Guarantee Unique UIMessage Codes?
My TestStand system is being developed by several different engineers and needs to implement multiple UIMessages.  Is there a way to ensure that the UIMessage codes being used will be unique?

TestStand Deployment Utility Generates Internal Error When Locking VIs in Project Libraries or Global VIs
When I try to deploy LabVIEW global VIs or VIs in project libraries from the TestStand deployment utility and I request that these files be locked, the deployment utility generates an internal error.  ...

TestStand Won't Load: Error 80004005
My TestStand crashed and now when I try to reopen it I get the following error, or I just installed a newer version of TestStand and when I try to open it, I get the same error and it won't open: Creating ...

Modify the Pass/Fail condition of a TestStand Pass/Fail Step with a Custom Expression
I have a code module that returns multiple values and I want my TestStand step to pass or fail based on a condition that is a combination of these values. How can I modify my step to do this?

ActiveX Automation Server Error 18351 on Deployed TestStand Target
After I deploy a working sequence to a target computer, I'm getting the following error message: Error loading type library/DLL.Error Code:  -18351; An error occurred reading an ActiveX Automation server ...

Loop Index for Interactive Execution in TestStand
I am running an interactive execution by right-clicking the steps and selecting Loop on Selected Steps... Is there a method to retrieve the loop index of the execution?

TestStand UI Controls do not work when Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 SP1 is Installed
I have a User Interface that contains the Variables View or the Insertion Palette. When I try to use either of these user interface components, they stop working or throw unhandled .NET exceptions. How ...

TestStand: PropertyObjects Were Not Released Warning When Using LabVIEW Code Module
In one of the steps of my TestStand sequence I am using a LabVIEW User Interface (UI) or code module that converts an ActiveX variant wire to a property object.  When I shut down my TestStand UI, I receive ...

TestStand Deployment Fails When Deploying Dynamic Dispatch VI
I have created a LabVIEW Object-Oriented Project that contains a dynamically dispatched VI.  When I try to deploy my TestStand workspace that includes these VIs, I get a warning of the following form: ...

Val Function Returns 0 When the Input String Contains Empty Spaces in TestStand
I am using the Val function in a TestStand expression to convert a string to a number. This function normally ignores empty spaces in the string, but sometimes it returns 0. Why is this happening and how ...

Error -1074135023 in TestStand when Initializing an IVI-COM Device
I have defined an IVI-C step in the main sequence to initialize my Agilent function generator, but I am getting an error -1074135023 when I try to do so. What am I doing wrong and how can I fix this problem? ...

Adding Additional Buttons to the TestStand Sequence Editor Toolbar
There is a Test UUT shortcut button in the sequence editor toolbar. I would like to add one for Single Pass. How can I do it?

TestStand Cannot Load Object or Library Files for CVI Adapter
I cannot load .obj or .lib files in TestStand when I use the CVI adapter. I am using TestStand version 4.0.1 or earlier and CVI 8.5 or later. Why am I not able to do this and is there a fix for it?

Using LabVIEW Class References with TestStand
I am using LabVIEW classes in my VI. Can I pass these LabVIEW class references directly to and from my TestStand sequence?

Where Can I Find the List of Most Recently Used Sequence Files?
I am trying to find a list of the most recently used sequence files similar to the list that I see when I access the File menu in the TestStand Sequence Editor.  Where is this information stored and how ...

Calling a C/C++ Function with a Void Pointer Parameter from TestStand
I have a  C/C++ DLL that has a function declaration with a void pointer (void*) parameter. The C/C++ DLL adapter for the Action step does not allow me to choose void* from the list of types for this parameter. ...

How Do I Programmatically Browse A Workspace File in TestStand?
In my Operator Interface I am able to click File»Browse Workspace to load a workspace file into memory. How can I do this programmatically in TestStand and load a workspace file?

How Do I Hide The Execution of a Sub-Sequence?
When I run a TestStand sequence, I only want it to show the sequence call step and not see the steps that the sub-sequence contains. How do I hide the execution of a sub-sequence in TestStand?

How Do I Pass Data Between a TestStand Container and a Cluster in a LabVIEW VI?
I have a cluster in LabVIEW to which I would like to pass data from TestStand. I can pass the data into the LabVIEW cluster elements individually, but if I try to pass a TestStand container directly to ...

Modifying Built-In Types in TestStand
I need to modify a built-in TestStand type to accommodate my application. When I open the type palette window, the editor does not allow me to edit the type, even if I copy it to MyTypes.ini. How can I ...

Adding Support for IVI to an Application Development Environment (e.g. CVI, LabVIEW, etc.)
How can I add support for IVI to my Application Development Environment (ADE) such as LabVIEW or CVI?  I first installed the NI RF Signal Generators Hardware Driver (which includes the IVI Compliance Package) ...

Unable to Load LabVIEW VI in TestStand with the Run-Time Engine Adapter
When I use the LabVIEW Run-Time Engine adapter in TestStand, I see a red exclamation point that states the following error:  Unable to load VI <VI_name> with the LabVIEW Run-Time Engine version <LabVIEW ...

Changing the Active Version in the TestStand LabVIEW Adapter
I have multiple versions of LabVIEW installed on my computer. How can I change the Active Version in TestStand's LabVIEW Adapter so that I can work with my other versions?

Single Sided Limits in TestStand Always Use Limits.Low
I have a (Multiple)NumericLimit step that tests for a single sided limit such as LE(<=) or GT(>). When I configure or export the limits, TestStand always uses Limits.Low for the limit. Is this correct? ...

How Can I Hide Comments in TestStand?
I would like to hide the comments in a sequence within the Sequence Editor or within my User Interface, how can I do this?

How Do I Stop Execution of My Code Module (VI or DLL) After I Call it in TestStand?
In my sequence, I have an Action step that calls a LabVIEW VI or DLL.  After my TestStand execution calls the code module, I cannot continue editing it.  When the code module is a VI, for example, the ...

VI that Calls a System Library Not Executable after TestStand Deployment
I wrote a VI that uses a call library node on a system DLL such as kernel32.dll. My VI runs fine in LabVIEW on my development machine; however, when I deploy my application using TestStand, I receive the ...

Why is my TestStand Tools Menu Empty?
My Sequence Editor Tools menu is empty aside from the Customize... item. What might have caused this and how can I restore the default Tools menu items?

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