Last Pick Tag Name.  The Tag Name of the last tag picked by the mouse, touchscreen or tab.  


Syntax:        %TPICKTAG

Arguments:    none

Security:       READ/WRITE (ViewDAQ Level 127)

Example:       %TPICKTAG

Return:         tag name


An example returns: LIC101:OUT  and FI1001


%TPICKBLOCK and %THILIBLOCK are read only and for informational display (e.g. show block name on a display). %TPICKTAG or %THILITAG can be set by a user via script or pushbutton, in addition to using the mouse.


A user wants to call the Block Detail popup window from the associated faceplate popup window:

1. Display a graphic display.

2. Call up a faceplate window from a push button.

3. Call up the associated Block Detail display window from the faceplate window with one button.

You can implement this with $blkpick.dsp. Assuming your View has the following features

 Display Group Name = main


 ViewDAQ Name = "untitled" as

 all you have to do is to create a push button in your faceplate file (a dfp file) with <SCREXEC>@testblk.js as the Macro, where the content of testblk.js is