How to make your LabVIEW code accessible from other languages using HTTP

In this article, I will be showing you how to make your LabVIEW code accessible to just about any other programming environment (Python, JavaScript, C/C++, you name it!).  We will accomplish this by creating an HTTP interface that provides “hooks” into your LabVIEW application.  Since just about every programming environment has an HTTP library of some sort, it will be able to interact with your LabVIEW program quite easily.  I’ve used this technique in the past to make my applications “scriptable” via Python scripts, but when you are using an interface as universal as HTTP, the options are truly endless.


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