BLT for LabVIEW includes an automation tool which allows you to perform basic tasks using Command Line.



How to use BLT Automation?


The BLT for LabVIEW dashboard located at C:\STUDIO BODs\BLT for LabVIEW\BLT for LabVIEW.exe must be running in order to perform tasks using BLT Automation.

If BLT for LabVIEW is not running, BLT Automation will automatically attempt to start it before performing the task.


The working directory for the command line (cmd) must be: C:\STUDIO BODs\BLT for LabVIEW\Automation

You can run the command cd "C:\STUDIO BODs\BLT for LabVIEW\Automation" to change the working directory.


You must run the following command using command line:

labview-cli.exe --lv-exe "BLT Automation.exe" "%task%"

where %task% is one of the following Task to be performed by BLT:


(Click on a task name for more details).


%task%

Description

add-product-change

Add a Note in the Product Changes Log

build-product-simple

Build and Distribute a Product

build-product-simple-beta

Build and Distribute a Product as a Beta release

set-check-for-updates

Enable or Disable "Check for Updates" License attribute for all Licenses with permissions on a specific Product