Upgrade LabVIEW

LabVIEW users with an active Standard Service Program (SSP) membership are eligible to upgrade to LabVIEW 2017 and LabVIEW NXG 2.1. Don't have an active membership? Renew today to get the latest LabVIEW versions.

WHAT'S NEW WITH LabVIEW?

LabVIEW 2017

The latest version of LabVIEW 2017 includes these top features:

 

  • Channel wire support for the LabVIEW FPGA Module to simplify asynchronous communication
  • Malleable VIs that adapt to data inputs without additional logic
  • LabVIEW Cloud Toolkit for AWS to interface to Amazon Web Services
  • Native support of the RTI DDS Toolkit for LabVIEW by Real-Time Innovations 
  • LabVIEW OPC UA Toolkit with added historical access and alarming capabilities
  • Compatibility with all NI hardware
LabVIEW NXG

The latest version of LabVIEW NXG includes these top features:

 

  • SystemDesigner to discover and manage your system 
  • VI Server to dynamically control the LabVIEW NXG environment
  • LabVIEW NXG Web Module to create and host engineering web-based UIs 
  • LabVIEW Application Builder to create libraries and stand-alone executables
  • Compatibility with a subset of NI PXI and NI DAQ hardware

LabVIEW Support Policy

We are committed to your success and will continue to invest in new functionality in updated versions of both LabVIEW and LabVIEW NXG for the foreseeable future. View the table below to see our current product support timeline as we transition to LabVIEW NXG. Review the National Instruments Software Life Cycle Policy for overall software policy details.

LabVIEW Life-Cycle Dates

Version Current Release Support (Release Date) Mainstream Support (End Date) Extended Support (End Date)
LabVIEW NXG 2.1
March 2018
March 2022 Ongoing
LabVIEW NXG 2.0
January 2018
January 2022
Ongoing
LabVIEW NXG 1.0
May 2017
May 2021
Ongoing
LabVIEW 2017
May 2017
May 2021
Ongoing
LabVIEW 2016
August 2016
August 2020
Ongoing
LabVIEW 2015
August 2015
August 2019
Ongoing
LabVIEW 2014
August 2014
August 2018
Ongoing
LabVIEW 2013
August 2013
August 2017
Ongoing
LabVIEW 2012
August 2012
August 2016
Ongoing
LabVIEW 2011
August 2011
August 2015
Ongoing
LabVIEW 2010
August 2010
August 2014
Ongoing
LabVIEW 2009
August 2009
August 2013
Ongoing
LabVIEW 8.6
August 2008
August 2012
Ongoing
LabVIEW 8.5
August 2007
August 2011
Ongoing
LabVIEW 8.2
August 2006
August 2010
Ongoing
LabVIEW 8.0
August 2005
August 20082
Ongoing
LabVIEW 7.1
March 2004
August 20091
Ongoing

1 LabVIEW 7.1 mainstream support was extended to August 2009.

2 LabVIEW 8.0 had a shorter mainstream support phase.