If you do not currently have any NI software installed on your host computer, see the Install Software section for details on required software and in which order to install it. If you have some NI software already installed, see the Software Compatibility Resources section for resources to check the compatibility of your software with your controller.
Before using the cRIO-905x, you must install the following application software and device drivers on the host computer in the order shown.
Refer to Choosing Your Programming Mode to determine the programming modes you wish to use.
|Sequence||Software||Corresponding Programming Mode|
|2||LabVIEW Real-Time Module 2018 or later|
|3||LabVIEW FPGA Module 2018 or later||
LabVIEW FPGA Mode
|4||NI CompactRIO Device Drivers 18.1 or later||
Real-Time Scan (IO Variables) Mode
If you do not have the software media included with your hardware or do not have a media drive, go to ni.com/downloads to download the required software.
After installing the software, you must activate it using NI License Manager.
For more information about installing the correct versions of software, visit ni.com/info and enter the Info Code swsupport.
For tips on resolving software compatibility issues with CompactRIO systems, visit ni.com/info and enter the Info Code swcompatibility.