How to Change Default Position of LabVIEW Tool Pallette

Updated Mar 2, 2020

Reported In


  • LabVIEW 2018

Operating System

  • Windows

Issue Details

The Tool Palette cannot be moved because the upper frame of the Tool Palette protrudes from the PC monitor


LabVIEW memorize Tool Palette position when LabVIEW was finally closed.
You can change the position of the stored Tool Palette according to the following procedure.

1. Close LabVIEW
2. Open labview.ini whose path is below

C:\Program Files (x86)\National Instruments\LabVIEW xxxx(x is using LabVIEW ver)

3. Delete the line including toolPaletteLoc
4. Restart LabVIEW