LabVIEW Basics I CBT ExercisesLesson 1: Introduction to LabVIEW LabVIEW Basics I CD-Based Training2ni.com
Exercise 1-1: Acquiring a Signal VI
Objective:Explore the LabVIEW environment by creating a VI that generates a signal anddisplays it on the front panel.
In the following exercise, you will build a VI that generates a signal anddisplays that signal in a graph. LabVIEW provides templates containinginformation from which you can build a VI. These templates help you getstarted with LabVIEW.Complete the following steps to create a VI that generates a signal anddisplays it on the front panel.1.Launch LabVIEW.2.In the
dialog box that appears, shown in the following figure,click the
button to display the
dialog box. 3.Select
VI from Template»Tutorial (Getting Started)»Generate andDisplay
list. This template VI generates and displaysa signal.Notice that previews of the template VI appear in the
Block diagram preview
sections. The following figureshows the
dialog box and the Generate and Display template VI.