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Quick Format by crossrulz - Toolkit for LabVIEW Download

QuickDrop plugin for formating numerics, timestamps, and strings

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ReleasedApr 13, 2024
Publisher crossrulz
License BSD 0-Clause
LabVIEW VersionLabVIEW>=19.0
Operating System Windows, Mac, and Linux
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Formats selected controls, indicators, and/or constants. The format descriptor must be entered in the Quick Drop window before activating this plugin.

Accepted format descriptors are as follows. The descriptors are not case sensitive.
Decimal (numeric) - d, dec
Hexadecimal (numeric, string) - h, x, hex
Octal (numeric) - o, oct
Binary (numeric) - b, bin
SI (numeric) - si
SI notation with specific units (numeric) - freq, sec, volt, amp, ohm, watt
Decimal notation with specific units (numeric) - db, dbm, dbc
Local Time (numeric and timestamp) - time
UTC Time (numeric and timestamp) - utc
Normal Display (string) - n, norm
Slash Codes (string) - \, slash
Password Display (string) - p, pass
Custom Code (numeric, timestamp) - any valid display format (for example: %f)

Any setting that is applied to a string forces the Display Style to be visible.
Hexadecimal, Octal, and Binary settings applied to numerics forces the radix to be visible.
Hexadecimal, Octal, and Binary settings applied to numerics set the number of displayed digits based on the data type.
Any elements inside of arrays and clusters are recursively processed.

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Release Notes (Apr 13, 2024)

Rebranded Format Numeric due to adding capability to format strings.

crossrulz was a contributor to this release

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