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Jeffrey D Washington, Ram Kudukoli, Robert E Dye, Paul F Austin: System and method for programmatically generating a graphical program in response to user input. National Instruments Corporation, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Jeffrey C Hood, Jason L Burgess, October 10, 2006: US07120876 (51 worldwide citation)

A system and method for programmatically generating a graphical program or a portion of a graphical program in response to receiving user input. The user input may specify functionality of the graphical program or graphical program portion to be generated. In response to the user input, a graphical ...


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Jeffrey D Washington, Paul F Austin: System and method for programmatically creating graphical program code in a graphical program. National Instruments Corporation, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Jeffrey C Hood, Jason L Burgess, June 27, 2006: US07069517 (20 worldwide citation)

A system and method for configuring a node in a graphical program by programmatically generating graphical source code associated with the node. The node may initially have no functionality or may have default functionality and may be able to take on different functionality in the graphical program, ...


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Mahesh A Ramchandani, Jeffrey D Washington: System and method for dynamically substituting colors in a graphic image. National Instruments Corporation, Jeffrey C Hood, Conley Rose & Tayon PC, July 10, 2001: US06259428 (12 worldwide citation)

A system and method for dynamically substituting colors in graphic images. The color substitution method receives a color to be replaced within the graphic image (Cr) and a new color (Cn). The method also receives a hue variance % value, which indicates the degree of hue variance for which a color s ...


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Jeffrey D Washington, Paul F Austin: Automatically generating a sub-graphical program in response to user input configuring a graphical program node. National Instruments Corporation, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Jeffrey C Hood, Jason L Burgess, March 30, 2010: US07689917 (11 worldwide citation)

A system and method for configuring a node in a graphical program by programmatically generating graphical source code associated with the node. The node may initially have no functionality or may have default functionality and may be able to take on different functionality in the graphical program, ...


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Mahesh Ramchandani, Jeffrey D Washington: Property browser which displays properties of sub-objects in an Active X control. National Instruments Corporation, Jeffrey C Hood, Conley Rose & Tayon PC, November 26, 2002: US06486893 (11 worldwide citation)

A system and method for enabling a property browser to display properties of sub-objects of a control, such as an ActiveX control. The system and method further enables a user to manipulate properties of sub-objects of the control. The method determines the top level interface of the control and dis ...


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Trevor Petruk, Jeffrey D Washington: System and method for creating a graphical program based on a pre-defined program process. National Instruments Corporation, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Jeffrey C Hood, Jason L Burgess, June 6, 2006: US07058899 (6 worldwide citation)

A system and method for creating a graphical program based on a pre-defined program process. Information indicating a plurality of program processes may be displayed. Each program process may have a corresponding graphical program template, wherein each graphical program template comprises a plurali ...


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Jeffrey D Washington, Ram Kudukoli, Robert E Dye, Paul F Austin: Programmatically generating a graphical program in response to user input. National Instruments Corporation, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Jeffrey C Hood, Mark S Williams, July 2, 2013: US08479109 (1 worldwide citation)

A system and method for programmatically generating a graphical program or a portion of a graphical program in response to receiving user input. The user input may specify functionality of the graphical program or graphical program portion to be generated. In response to the user input, a graphical ...


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Jeffrey D Washington: System and method for enhancing the readability of a graphical program. National Instruments Corporation, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Jeffrey C Hood, Jason L Burgess, June 13, 2006: US07062716 (1 worldwide citation)

A system and various methods for enhancing the readability of a graphical program. In one embodiment, user input specifying desired functionality for a node may be received, and input and/or output terminals for the node may be programmatically created and displayed, based on the user input received ...


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Hojin Kee, Tai A Ly, Newton G Petersen, Jeffrey D Washington, Haoran Yi, Dustyn K Blasig: Program optimization via compile time execution. NATIONAL INSTRUMENTS CORPORATION, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Jeffrey C Hood, Mark S Williams, June 27, 2017: US09690550 (1 worldwide citation)

When compiling high level, graphical code (e.g. LabVIEW™ code) representative of a design, parts of the code that do not depend on external input data may be executed during the compilation process. Specific variables and/or value traces of specific variables in the program, e.g. constant values and ...


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Hojin Kee, Tai A Ly, Newton G Petersen, Jeffrey D Washington, Haoran Yi, Dustyn K Blasig: Compile time execution. National Instruments Corporation, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Jeffrey C Hood, Mark S Williams, July 14, 2015: US09081583 (1 worldwide citation)

When compiling high level, graphical code (e.g. LabVIEW™ code) representative of a design, parts of the code that do not depend on external input data may be executed during the compilation process. Specific variables and/or value traces of specific variables in the program, e.g. constant values and ...