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Download NI Measurement & Automation Explorer (MAX)
How do I download, upgrade, or downgrade NI's Measurement & Automation Explorer (MAX)? I need to use it with my hardware or the version I have is corrupted.

Remove Spaces Between Step Results in XML Report in Teststand
I'm generating reports in xml format with the style sheethorizontal.xsl as part of my test system based on TestStand. Each flow control step create an indentation level in my report and adds a space between ...

Third-Party Software Add-on Not Working After LabVIEW Upgrade
I have been using a third-party add-on software package with LabVIEW 2016 and recently upgraded to LabVIEW 2019. Now when I try to use the third-party software in LabVIEW it does not work.

C Series Calibration Procedure and Datasheet Don't Line Up
I was looking at the NI 9203 Datasheet and in the calibration section it listed the Unipolar Accuracy Calibrated Percent of Reading specification is± 0.4% for typical measurement conditions. When I looked ...

Error 7 When Building Application With Enable Enhanced DSC Run-time Support
I am building my LabVIEW code into a standalone application. In the build specifications, I have chosen the option to Enable Enhanced DSC Run-Time Support and when I build the application, I get the following ...

Install NI Software for Visual Studio C# or .NET Development
This tutorial provides what software you need installed for .NET development and how to include .NET support for certain NI drivers, including NI-DAQmx, NI-VISA, and NI-488.2.  

Unable to Create Duplicates of Custom Devices in Veristand
I'm trying to create duplicates of a custom device in VeriStand, but I notice that some custom devices allow me to create duplicates and others do not. In the below image I can create a duplicate for some ...

MXI-Express Compatibility and Connectivity Troubleshooting Guide
The purpose of this guide is to troubleshoot issues related to connecting a PXI or PXI Express system to a host computer via NI MXI-Express hardware. <h3><br>Before You Begin</h3> <p>Before you begin, ...

Error -1 on Get Engine Reference Method on a TestStand User Interface
I've developed a customer User Interface in LabVIEW to execute Sequence files from TestStand. However when using the Get Engine Method I'm getting error -1: ​​​Incorrect Function. Below a screenshot ...

Can I Use The NI CANopen Driver With a 64-bit Software
I have the 64-bit version of LabVIEW and I want to use the NI-Industrial Communications for CANopen drivers to communicate with my device. Is this possible?