LabVIEW Idea Exchange

About LabVIEW Idea Exchange

Have a LabVIEW Idea?

  1. Browse by label or search in the LabVIEW Idea Exchange to see if your idea has previously been submitted. If your idea exists be sure to vote for the idea by giving it kudos to indicate your approval!
  2. If your idea has not been submitted click Post New Idea to submit a product idea to the LabVIEW Idea Exchange. Be sure to submit a separate post for each idea.
  3. Watch as the community gives your idea kudos and adds their input.
  4. As NI R&D considers the idea, they will change the idea status.
  5. Give kudos to other ideas that you would like to see in a future version of LabVIEW!
Top Authors
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Access nested properties with a single property node

I find I often have code where I want to access the property of a sub-class, which requires I chain property nodes. I would like the option to be able to access the properties of properties, like so:


Basic example, one level deep:

property node nesting proposal.PNG


I understand some properties may have side-effects (like returning a newly opened reference that needs to be cleaned up), perhaps include an option on a given property whether or not sub-properties can be accessed this way.

Trusted Enthusiast
Trusted Enthusiast
Active Participant
Trusted Enthusiast
Trusted Enthusiast

Either way...

Proven Zealot