LabVIEW 2015 SoftMotion Module Bug Fixes


The following items are the IDs and titles of a subset of issues fixed between the release of the LabVIEW 2014 SP1 SoftMotion Module and the LabVIEW 2015 SoftMotion Module. If you have a CAR ID, you can search this list to validate that the issue has been fixed.

Bug Fixes

The following items are Bug Fixes in LabVIEW 2015 SoftMotion Module.

ID Fixed Issue Issue Details
231035 You can preempt a coordinate move with an axis move. SoftMotion allows you to preempt a coordinate move with an axis move. This is unsupported and can lead to undesired effects on the motion system.
356790 Clearing a fault on an axis in a coordinate space causes the axis to re-enable If you perform a coordinate space enable and an axis in the coordinate space gets a fault, upon clearing the fault, the axis automatically re-enables.
342652 Disabling or Enabling one axis in a coordinate space will disable or enable all axes. If you perform a move on a coordinate space and then enable or disable an individual axis, all other axes in the coordinate space will enable or disable.
342896 Disabling an axis in a coordinate space can cause a timeout error. If you have two or more axes in a coordinate space and you use the Power function block, express VI, or method to enable the coordinate space, you will get error -70027 when trying to disable any individual axis. You will still be able to disable all of the axes together.


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