It is important to plan the major components of a custom device before writing any LabVIEW code.Before you begin planning, you should understand the custom device framework.
|Channels and waveforms||The inputs and outputs of the custom device.|
|Properties||Configuration data for the custom device.|
|Hierarchy||The organization and appearance of the custom device in System Explorer.|
|Pages||The configuration pages that appear in System Explorer.|
|Device Type||The execution mode of the custom device in terms of interaction with the rest of VeriStand.|