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#2 Best Practice for using the JKI State Machine: Don’t add code and logic inside the Event Structure

Feb 2, 2015 4:04:18 PM Published by Jim Kring Leave a comment

In my last post on JKI State Machine Best Practices, I explained the #1 Best Practice: Don’t hide your state strings in subVIs.  In this post, I'll tell you which best practice came in second...

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#1 Best Practice for using the JKI State Machine: Don’t hide your state strings in subVIs.

Jan 16, 2015 2:03:35 PM Published by Jim Kring Leave a comment

At a recent JKI Team “LabVIEW Lunch” (where the team gets together to eat and talk shop), we were discussing JKI State Machine Best Practices. Note: the JKI State Machine, an easy-to-use yet...

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JKI State Machine Best Practices

Jan 16, 2015 2:02:16 PM Published by Jim Kring Leave a comment

At a recent JKI Team “LabVIEW Lunch” (where the team gets together to eat and talk shop), we were discussing best practices for using the JKI State Machine, an easy-to-use yet powerful state...

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New LabVIEW Tool: LV 2009-2013 Icon Version Overlay

Dec 12, 2014 12:19:04 PM Published by Jim Kring Leave a comment

I wanted to share a new package I create that adds a four digit year overlay (e.g. the text "2009" in orange font) to the LabVIEW EXE program icon (similar to LabVIEW 2014 icon), as shown below

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Secrets of the VIPC: Pinning Packages

Dec 5, 2014 1:45:33 PM Published by Jim Kring Leave a comment

A while back we wrote about the Secrets of the VI Package Configuration (*.vipc) file, which is used by VIPM to keep track of which packages are used in your LabVIEW projects.

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A LabVIEW app you just have to touch!

Jul 25, 2014 10:46:34 AM Published by Jim Kring Leave a comment
The LibertyGT 1200B is an instrument with a touchscreen display that flips down to show it's really a PXI chassis in disguise!
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Jack Dunaway Achieves "Certified LabVIEW Architect" Distinction

Nov 3, 2011 8:32:53 AM Published by Jim Kring Leave a comment
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Built LabVIEW App Uninstallers Leave a Mess

Jun 1, 2011 9:30:58 AM Published by Jim Kring Leave a comment

This post expands upon this LabVIEW Idea Exchange submission.  If you like this feature idea, please vote for it by clicking here and add your voice to the discussion.

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