Subpanel Not Working in EXE Application

Updated Jul 18, 2019

Reported In

Software

  • LabVIEW

Issue Details

I am using subpanel controls to access the Front Panel of subVIs in my application. It works in the LabVIEW development environment but does not work when built as an EXE application.

Solution

This can happen if the block diagram of the subVI is removed during the building of the application due to default save settings. The solution is opening the Source File Settings category in Build Specifications and unchecking the Remove block diagram option: