Tag Archive: cld

Painless LabVIEW Test Data Management with XML & Excel

This is a guest post by Dan Shangraw, P.E., Certified LabVIEW Developer, and Owner of Automated Software Technology (AST), a Certified National Instruments Alliance Partner in Michigan with over 10 years’ experience developing custom measurement systems. If you need a small or short-term LabVIEW project done well, contact them! Saving Test Data In XML Using LabVIEW by Dan Shangraw, P.E. Owner, Automated Software Technology Introduction Most significant LabVIEW software projects involve acquiring and saving data in some way. After all, what’s the use of all the data we acquire unless we do something with it later? However, in my experience

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Pass Your CLD/CLA Exams the JKI Way

NI LabVIEW Idea Exchange user SteveChandler recently expressed his wish that the JKI State Machine shipped with LabVIEW so he could use it for his Certified LabVIEW Developer exam (CLD).  This is a great idea, and it would be terrific if NI let professional developers use the best LabVIEW tools and LabVIEW libraries on exam day.  But that day, if it ever comes, is probably a long way off. In the meantime, we have a different suggestion:  memorize enough of your favorite state machine template to recreate it from scratch in 10 minutes or less. You can do this with any template, but

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