NI Vision Acquisition Software 8.5.1 - Windows Vista/Vista 64-bit/XP/2000 90 Ratings | 3.76 out of 5 |   Print

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Product Line: Vision Software

Version: 8.5.1

Release date: 12-01-2007

Software type: Driver

Operating system: Windows Vista; Windows Vista 64-bit; Windows XP; Windows 2000


The NI Vision Acquisition Software 8.5.1 CDs contains the following software:

  • NI-IMAQ 4.0
  • NI-IMAQdx 3.1.2 (Includes legacy IEEE 1394 support)
  • NI-IMAQ I/O 2.1

Installing these programs may remove previous versions of NI-IMAQ, NI-IMAQ for IEEE 1394 Cameras, NI-IMAQ I/O, and Measurement & Automation Explorer (MAX) that are currently installed. Please open the Readme files for NI-IMAQ, NI-IMAQdx and NI-IMAQ I/O for more information on their features, known support issues and upgrade considerations. Note: NI-IMAQdx and NI-IMAQ for IEEE 1394 Cameras are not available for free. You can use them as a full featured evaluation version for 30 days after which you will need to activate for further use.


  • Support for LabVIEW 8.5
  • New NI Vision Acquisition Express VI
  • NI-IMAQ: Support for NI 17xx smart cameras
  • NI-IMAQ: Support for Windows Vista x64
  • NI-IMAQdx: Support for GenICam Version 1.0.1
  • NI-IMAQ I/O: Support for Windows Vista x64 Edition

Installation Instructions

After uncompressing the file, run setup.exe located in the VISIONACQ folder.

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