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Collapsible Nodes in Context Help for Data Structures

The context help for this large typedef would be more readable if the nodes were collapsible like the XML viewer for Internet Explorer.



LabVIEW 2012

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Kudos! This could be a good pairing with Shorthand Data Representation - if the data structure is shown as a Tree Control, the Representation could go in the second column rather than the trailing parenthetical.

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I was just thinking the same this morning as I was looking at heavy useage of type defs and clusters.



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The other idea was posted later, but has received more kudos, so this one will be closed as a duplicate of that one. If you gave kudos to this idea, please go kudo the other idea if you haven't already.

DNatt, LV R&D