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Timer Count (Ticks) (Clock-Driven Logic)

    Last Modified: September 13, 2017

    Returns the value of the tick timer.


    tick timer value

    Value of the operating system's tick timer.

    Timer Count Time vs. Real-World Time

    The base reference time (tick zero) for this node is undefined, so you cannot convert the output value to a real-world time or date.

    Tick Timer Wrap Behavior

    Be careful when you use this node in comparisons because the value of the tick timer wraps from (2^32)-1 to 0. You can also change the value at which the tick timer wraps by changing the size of the output integer.

    Where This Node Can Run:

    Desktop OS: none


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

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