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Preview block-diagram of sub-vi on mouse over

Wish there was an “inspection window” showing the block diagram of a sub-vi on mouse-over. (double-click & open to edit). Perhaps, it can even appear below context help.


(Not sure if someone has already suggested it) 

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Maybe the code used for the Navigation Window could be reused to show the BD of the sub-vi.


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Nice idea and in addition an option to switch off the view as well would be great. You dont always want to view the block diagram right?
Yes, something like Ctrl+H