Disabling Grid Alignment of Front Panel Objects in LabVIEW NXG

Updated May 12, 2020

Reported In

Software

  • LabVIEW NXG

Operating System

  • Windows

Issue Details

  • I want to resize the front panel objects in LabVIEW NXG without having them aligned to the grid in the background. How can I do that?
  • How can I resize the front panel objects in LabVIEW NXG without being restricted by the grid size?

Solution

Perform the following steps to disable grid alignment of front panel objects in LabVIEW NXG:
  1. Select File >> Preferences from the toolbar at the top.
  2. Select the VI tab.
  3. Uncheck the Snap to grid option under the Panel editing defaults section.