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Path Type (G Dataflow)

Last Modified: September 20, 2017

Returns the type of the specified path, indicating whether it is an absolute, relative, or <Not A Path>.

This node does not verify that the path exists on the computer. It checks only the syntax of the path. Use the File/Directory Info to verify that a file or directory exists on the computer.

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path

Path whose syntax you want to check.

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type

The type of the specified path. UNC file paths are absolute file paths. Use two leading backslashes (\\) to represent UNC file paths. type returns <Not A Path> only when you wire the Not A Path constant to this node.

Name Value Description
0 0 Absolute path
1 1 Relative path
2 2 <Not A Path>

Where This Node Can Run:

Desktop OS: Windows

FPGA: DAQExpress does not support FPGA devices

Web Server: Not supported in VIs that run in a web application


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