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TS Version Selector and ActiveX in LV

Hello,

 

I need to switch TS versions and do some actions on all installed TS versions.

But it seems that activex still has loaded previous TS version? I have to restart LV and then he loads version that was last set.

Is there an workaround ?

 

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Hi Pawhan,

 

Since LabVIEW is communicating with the TestStand engine through ActiveX/Com technology, there can only be one active version. See the Version selector help - http://zone.ni.com/reference/en-XX/help/370052N-01/tsref/infotopics/versionselector/. When LabVIEW loads, it reads from the registry what the active TestStand version is and therefore will need to be relaunched in order to read the new engine reference. 

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Thanks for the reply,

 

I found simple workaround:

-set active TS version from main app

-call simple LV exe from main app that will do actions on TS by activex

-repeat

 

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Another question:

 

How can I get ridof popup from TS Version Selector when starting it from console?

I want to automate switching process and now someone has to press confirm button

 

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