Archived: LabWindows™/CVI™ 8.5.1 Bug Fixes

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The following items are changes from LabWindows/CVI 8.5 to LabWindows/CVI 8.5.1.

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User Interface

Bug ID

Fixed Issue

Has Run-Time Impact?

94478 Control dimming is too restrictive Yes
73500 Invalid control ID error message when creating a table and modifying the properties of a column No
73494 Creating a custom control that uses a control in a tab panel as a template can cause a crash No
72314 Custom controls based on a canvas do not draw correctly in the Operate mode of the User Interface Editor No
72268 Add attribute, ATTR_SHOW_CHART_DIVISION_LABELS, to center minimum and maximum x-axis markers Yes
71108 Cannot load .tui saved in LabWindows/CVI 8.1.1 and earlier that contains a numeric control that can include a color ramp No
70369 GetTableCellFromValue function cannot search non-64 bit integral values Yes
69453 Calling the GetCtrlMenuAttribute function with the ATTR_ITEM_NAME attribute can cause a crash Yes
69269 Cannot reset plot data when graph is hidden or is being resized Yes
69068 Font sizes inside a table cell do not grow proportionally at the exact same rate of the cell Yes
68139 Incorrect plotting behavior when other controls overlap the strip chart's graph area Yes
72710 FileSelectPopup function returns wrong path on Windows Vista Yes
59859 Changing the digital graph x-axis offset or gain causes the Edit Digital Graph dialog box to remain on the screen No
73345 Cannot change the value of ATTR_TRACE_YAXIS from VAL_RIGHT_YAXIS to VAL_LEFT_YAXIS No
99084 Calling the PlotPackedDigitalLines function repeatedly causes memory leak Yes
99422 Possible crash when using any data type other than integer with PlotDigitalLines, PlotDigitalLinesMultiBus, and PlotPackedDigitalLines and specifying a large number of values to plot Yes



Development Environment

Bug ID

Fixed Issue

Has Run-Time Impact?

72819 When debugging a project in Classic View, opening a released .uir window does not show the <<Running>> menu No
70532 Cannot convert an input control to a numeric control on a function panel No
69412 Library menu is missing when Memory Display window is active No
67751 Generate Function Tree command deletes the contents of the original .h file and creates an empty .fp file if the source .h and output .h are same No
94987 Compiling a file in debug configuration can, in very rare instances, cause a crash No
96086 Source code collapsible regions are not properly recalculated after a callback is regenerated No
96206 LabWindows/CVI can crash when you delete source code and then click a collapsible region button without moving the mouse No
96313 LabWindows/CVI can crash after you remove source code lines and then move the mouse below the last line of code, if collapsible regions are enabled No
99057 LabWindows/CVI can crash when you resume execution after running function panels with global variables, while program execution is suspended No



Compiler

Bug ID

Fixed Issue

Has Run-Time Impact?

60502 __FUNCTION__ macro has been partially deprecated No
73064 Overflow problem in calculating the number and position of ticks on a slide Yes



Debugging

Bug ID

Fixed Issue

Has Run-Time Impact?

71530 Cannot edit unsigned variables in any format except ASCII format in the Variables window No



Performance

Bug ID

Fixed Issue

Has Run-Time Impact?

71310 CNVWrite is slower in LabWindows/CVI 8.5 compared to LabWindows/CVI 8.1.1 Yes
69213 The LocalizeMenuBar function causes memory usage increase No
63965 LabWindows/CVI takes an abnormally long time to run a project on the Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 Yes
57143 TDMS channels limited to 4 billion values Yes



Stand-Alone Application and Distributions

Bug ID

Fixed Issue

Has Run-Time Impact?

60554 Cannot convert distribution created in LabWindows/CVI 6.0 No



Help

Bug ID

Fixed Issue

Has Run-Time Impact?

59986 Incorrect directory locations for project and file templates; missing documentation about [CVISHAREDDIR] and [CVIPUBDOCSDIR] as installation locations in the Edit Installer dialog box and about
%CVISHAREDDIR% and %CVIPUBDOCSDIR% as special variables available for build steps
No
60365 Description of the help file template parameter [[FILEBASENAME]] is incorrect No



Miscellaneous

Bug ID

Fixed Issue

Has Run-Time Impact?

72127 Unusual behavior after installation of LabWindows/CVI, such as installer errors due to missing NI Activation Wizard or application errors due to missing run-time DLLs No
69204 The WordRpt_SetMargins function is missing from wordreport.h No
68512 The GUI Localization Utility does not work for the right y-axis of a strip chart Yes
68468 UI to Code Converter does not generate correct code to show y-axis minor gridlines Yes
60256 Explicitly created variables with a backslash in their names cause the CNVGetVariables function to fail Yes



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