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Link to your instrument drivers on the largest instrument driver network in the industry: IDNet!

NI LabVIEW and LabWindows/CVI connectivity can be a key factor in purchase making decisions for instruments.

"We typically check the NI Instrument Network for instrument driver availability prior to selecting equipment for purchase because we are well aware of the amount of development time lost when creating drivers ourselves. If the equipment manufacturer has a LabVIEW driver available, we'll always select that device over one that does not have a LabVIEW instrument driver."

Ernie Clifford, Hardware Test Engineer, International Game Technology

You can take advantage of the existing instrument driver network infrastructure and promote your open software connectivity without needing to maintain, support, or create a new infrastructure. Simply link from your web site directly to the network.

Easily promote your instruments' LabVIEW and LabWindows/CVI connectivity by linking to your instrument drivers on the Instrument Driver Network. You can either link to a page containing all instrument drivers for a given instrument manufacturer or you can link directly to a detailed instrument driver download page.

Link to a personalized Instrument Manufacturer results page

1. On the instrument driver browse page, choose a manufacturer.

2. Once the results page displays all instrument drivers for a given instrument manufacturer, copy the URL of the page and use that for your link.

Link directly to the instrument driver page

1. Search for the driver you what to link to.

2. Click on the link to the driver.

3. Copy the URL of the driver page and use that for your link.

Please contact the instrument driver group at with questions, comments, and suggestions.