NI Measurement Studio for Legacy Environments and Languages

Measurement Studio currently supports Microsoft Visual Studio 2008, 2010, and 2012. When Measurement Studio adds feature support for new versions of Visual Studio, the life cycle policy states that support is removed for legacy Visual Studio versions.

Legacy Environments and Languages

The following environments and languages are currently considered to be legacy:

  • Visual Studio 6.0—all languages: Visual Basic 6.0 and Visual C++ 6.0
  • Visual Studio 2003—all languages: Visual C++ MFC, Visual C#, and Visual Basic .NET
  • Visual Studio 2005—all languages: Visual C++ MFC, Visual C#, and Visual Basic .NET
  • Visual Studio 2008—Visual C++ MFC
  • Visual Studio 2010—Visual C++ MFC
  • Visual Studio 2012—Visual C++ MFC


Measurement Studio Support Policy for Legacy Environments and Languages

While the current version of Measurement Studio does not support the environments and languages listed above, National Instruments understands that your application development may require this technology.

As a result, legacy Measurement Studio products are available upon request for qualifying Measurement Studio customers. Requests are handled differently depending on which environment or language is required. Please use the guidelines below to proceed with your request. 

 

How to Request Legacy Measurement Studio Products

1.  Determine Whether You Qualify to Receive Legacy Support

To qualify for Measurement Studio legacy support, you must do one of the following:

    1. Maintain an active Measurement Studio Standard Service Program (SSP) contract
    2. Purchase the most recent version of Measurement Studio.

2.  Determine Which Legacy Support Package You Require and Follow the Request Instructions

Use the following table to determine which legacy version of Measurement Studio works with your development language and environment. Follow the instructions at the bottom of the table to request a specific Measurement Studio legacy product.

 

Legacy Support Measurement
Studio 2009
Measurement
Studio C++ MFC 10
Measurement
Studio C++ MFC 11
Visual Studio 6.0 Visual Basic 6.0 1     
Visual C++ 6.0 1     
Visual Studio 2003 Visual C++ MFC      
Visual C#      
Visual Basic .NET      
Visual Studio 2005 Visual C++ MFC      
Visual C#      
Visual Basic .NET      
Visual Studio 2008 Visual C++ MFC      
Visual C#      
Visual Basic .NET      
Visual Studio 2010 Visual C++ MFC      
Visual C#      
Visual Basic .NET      
Visual Studio 2012 Visual C++ MFC      
Visual C#      
Visual Basic .NET      
Instructions for Requesting Legacy Support Contact an NI technical sales representative and provide the product serial number.  Email mfcsupport@ni.com and provide the product serial number. 

  Full Support

  New versions of Measurement Studio provide new feature support for Visual Studio

 

1 Measurement Studio 2009 Standard Edition does not support Visual Studio 6.0.

 

Where Can I Go for Technical Support?

Technical support for Measurement Studio legacy versions operates under the same guidelines set by the life cycle policy. Technical support for Measurement Studio C++ MFC 10 and C++ MFC 11 operates under the same guidelines set by the life cycle policy for Measurement Studio 2010 and Measurement Studio 2013 respectively. Visit the Measurement Studio Life Cycle Policy page for version-specific information.

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