A LabVIEW Quick-Drop (QD) plug-in to easily add or remove labels to blockdiagram elements.
Add Labels.vi file in your
This quick-drop plug-in works only in the block diagram.
Select a SubVI within a blockdiagram.
Ctrl+Q to add a label to a SubVI. For removing the label press
Select a structure element within a blockdiagram. Press
Ctrl+Qto add a subdiagram label to the structure element. For removing the label press
Select a wire. Press
Ctrl+Space to open the quick drop. Insert a label text to the input field. Press
Ctrl+Q to add the inserted label to the wire. The plug-in will add
>> before and after the label text. For removing the label press
Ctrl+Shift+Q. If you want to add the removed label again press
The animated GIF below show the three possible options of the plugin:
It is also possible to select more than one element within a blockdiagram. Therefore the appropriate label will be added to the selected elements.
The plug-in is developed in LabVIEW 2016. If you have an older version of LabView you have to save the provided project to this older version by yourself.
The source code of the project can be found on Github.
If you find some bugs, have questions or other comments please feel free to reply.