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displaying extended numbers in LV 6i

Hello Andy,
thank you again for your interest in this matter. I cannot easily upgrade to a newer version of LV, because I work on Macs, where it is tied with hardware (i.e. LV 7 is only available for Mac OS X ans this one does not work with the PCI-GPIB cards, only with the external Ethernet-GPIB box). I used the units feature for dimensions control during modelling implementation, so that I am warned if I the expected dimensions at the end don't match the expectation ones. I think I will settle for a two-step process, where I build the VI with units first and when the units are checked, I drop the units everywhere. In my case at least it won't take too long.
Cheers!
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Here is a screenshot of what I was talking about for adding units on the Block Diagram.  It's a little extra work, but if you need to use units and don't want the display to be messed up, here's how!



Hope this helps!
Andy F.

Message Edited by Andy F. on 03-15-200604:27 PM

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