LabVIEW 2020 Desktop Execution Trace Toolkit Known Issues


This document contains the LabVIEW 2020 Desktop Execution Trace Toolkit known issues that were discovered before and since the release of LabVIEW 2020 Desktop Execution Trace Toolkit. Known issues are performance issues or technical bugs that NI has acknowledged exist within this version of the product.


Not every issue known to NI appears on this list; it is intended to show the most severe and common issues that you may encounter and provide workarounds when possible. Other technical issues that you may encounter could occur through normal product use or system compatibility issues. You may find more information on these issues in NI’s Product Documentation, Knowledgebase, or Community.

Bug Number

Legacy ID



225338 658326

The Desktop Execution Trace Toolkit may become unresponsive when searching for special characters.

When searching a trace for specific combinations of special characters, the Desktop Execution Trace Toolkit will return an error and become unresponsive. The user will have to end the task to close the toolkit.


Remove the special characters from the search string.

Reported Version:

Desktop Execution Trace Toolkit 2017

Resolved Version:



May 17, 2018

Final Time Issue Listed

Issues found in this section will not be listed in future known issues documents for this product.


There are currently no issues to list.

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Glossary of Terms


  • Bug ID - When an issue is reported to NI, you may be given this ID or find it on  You may also find IDs posted by NI on the discussion forums or in KnowledgeBase articles.
  • Legacy ID – An older issue ID that refers to the same issue.  You may instead find this issue ID in older known issues documents.
  • Description - A few sentences which describe the problem. The brief description given does not necessarily describe the problem in full detail.
  • Workaround - Possible ways to work around the problem.
  • Reported Version - The earliest version in which the issue was reported.
  • Resolved Version - Version in which the issue was resolved or was no longer applicable. "N/A" indicates that the issue has not been resolved.
  • Date Added - The date the issue was added to the document (not the reported date).