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Example Code

Programmatically Change Meter Colors Using LabVIEW

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  • LabVIEW

Code and Documents



Use this VI to programmatically change the color of a meter indicator.


This example demostrates how  to programmatically change the color of a meter. This application bundle couple composed by color box constant togheter and then change meter indicator colors using a Property Node.


  • LabVIEW 2012 (or compatible)

Steps to Implement or Execute Code

1. Looks at meter scale color
2. Run VI
3. Looks that color scale is changed


Additional Information or References
Top VI Block Diagram

Meter Color Change LV2012 NI verified.png



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