NumericEntry Properties

Instrument to set parameter values

Use the NumericEntry instrument to enter real-valued data in specified formats when an exact value is required.

To access a dialog box containing key instrument or layout element properties, select the item. In the top, right corner, click the Tasks button .

To access the complete Properties list for an instrument or layout element, in the instrument panel, select the item. In the Properties list, to access a dialog box for a particular property group, click the group. To the right of the group, click the continuation button .

These properties represent a selection from the available properties. For more properties, see Graphical Properties.

Instrument

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To set text formatting properties, click the Text Formatting tab.

Open a text editor and construct text to add to number. By default, the units text appears to the right of the number. If Style is Prefix, the text appears to the left of the number.

Design

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When True, prevents accidental changes in size or location of the instrument instance.

Bindings

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Specify the hierarchical name of the signal or parameter that is bound to the instrument.

Specify the type of object to which the instrument is bound. The Signal binding is visible only for display instruments.

Bind an instrument instance to a particular target computer. You can bind different instruments in the same instrument panel to different target computers.

Introduced in R2014a