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Adding minus(-) as a enum item name

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I am using LAbVIEW 2014 version.When I try to add minus(-) as a Enum item name it is displaying a straight line instead as shown in the attachment. 

Currently, I am using a space before minus ( -) as a work around.

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That is by design (Editing Items in Ring Controls and Enumerated Type Controls).  I would just stick with adding the space as a work around.

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Accepted by topic author Rajesh_10
11-02-2016 04:56 AM

You can use an en or em dash in place of the minus.

Use ALT+0150 or ALT+0151 when editing the  items list.


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