Stopping Multiple Loops Simultaneously in LabVIEW

Updated Jul 6, 2018

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  • LabVIEW

Issue Details

I am hoping to stop multiple while loops in my VI on the same trigger, similar to how an interrupt would work in other languages. What are my options to do so?


This functionality can be done with a variety of tools. The key concept is having the first loop that stops, potentially  due to a trigger, to then change a value or pass a variable to the remainder of the loops. A simple example using a local variable can be seen below.

Additional Information

This can also be accomplished using more advanced LabVIEW functionality such as: