After you generate data in LabVIEW, you can use the Capture Data button or right-click option to save data for later use.
The following image highlights the parts of the editor you use to save and retrieve data.
|Data source—Displays data generated by a device or a program. Any time you see data in LabVIEW, you can capture the data and save it to use later.|
| Capture Data button—Captures the data displayed on each data source on the panel. LabVIEW saves this information as data items in the Data pane.
To capture data from a single data source, right-click the data source and select Capture Data.
|Data pane— Contains all the data you captured from data sources in this project.|
|Data item—A piece of data that originated from a single data source at a single time. You can use data items in the following ways: