NI myDAQ Setup and Support


See tips for setting up, running, and verifying your configuration of NI myDAQ hardware and software. Then begin integrating NI myDAQ into your projects and courses with learning resources and tutorials.

Get Up and Running

Get started with NI myDAQ quickly and easily. The following resources walk through installing software and hardware and detail taking measurements with NI myDAQ using NI-ELVISmx software instruments and NI LabVIEW software.

Set up your NI myDAQ

Activate LabVIEW and NI Multisim Student Edition software

Take your first measurement using NI myDAQ and NI-ELVISmx software instruments

Acquire, alter, and output a stereo audio signal using NI myDAQ and LabVIEW

Use Software With NI myDAQ

Explore the software functionality of NI myDAQ by walking through the software instruments in NI-ELVISmx, circuit design patterns in Multisim, and programming fundamentals for LabVIEW.

Use NI myDAQ with NI-ELVISmx software instruments

Use NI myDAQ with Multisim circuit design software

Use NI myDAQ with LabVIEW graphical programming software

See LabVIEW 101 video instruction for students

Connect With NI myDAQ Users

See how students are using NI myDAQ. Join the NI myDAQ community group to find out how students are developing and sharing their do-it-yourself projects.

Join the NI myDAQ community

Find Courseware and Support Resources

Browse courseware examples for homework, lab exercises, example programs, and tutorials. The following resources provide a starting point for implementing hands-on learning with NI myDAQ.

Browse free NI myDAQ courseware

High School Lesson Plans and Resources

Teachers in secondary education (high school) can find customized NI myDAQ information and lesson plans on K12Lab.