# 1.1.20 OA_OpenNewOrigin

## Contents

### Description

Start a new instance of Origin.

### Controls and Indicators

 Visible is a property which allows you to change the visible state of the Origin application window. The different states include hidden, shown, minimized, maximized, and bring to front. It must be one of the following value: MAINWND_HIDE = 0 MAINWND_SHOW = 1 MAINWND_SHOWMINIMIZED = 2 MAINWND_SHOWMAXIMIZED =3 MAINWND_SHOW_BRING_TO_FRONT =100  The default value is MAINWND_HIDE. Origin.IOApplication is a reference to Origin.ApplicationSI. Error In contains error information that occur before this VI or function runs. HideOnClose need to set to TRUE (default is FALSE) if you want to make Origin hidden when you click the Close button to close Origin. Origin.IOApplication Dup a reference to Origin.ApplicationSI. Error Out contains error information.
 Note: This VI is available since Origin 8 SR2.