Tag Archives: FGV

Timer : Measuring Elapsed Time with Pause

This is a FGV timer implemented using the function ‘Get Date/Time in Seconds’, to measure elapsed time along with Pause and Resume functionality. Here is the front panel of the vi. Timer states is an enum which has four states. Set Timer Parameters – Resets the timer Get Elapsed Time – Returns Elapsed time Pause – Pause the timer Resume – […]

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Timer : Measuring Elapsed Time

Here you can find  a FGV timer implemented using  the function ‘Get Date/Time in Seconds’ to measure elapsed time. What is a Functional Global Variable(FGV)? A Functional Global Variable is a VI that uses loops with uninitialized shift registers to hold global data. Shift registers keep track of past information. So a FGV uses a For or While loop  to […]

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