This file contains important information about NI-Embedded CAN for RIO, including software requirements, new features, supported hardware, and known issues.
The NI-Embedded CAN for RIO software provides support for the embedded CAN ports on RIO to transmit and receive CAN frames.
The NI-Embedded CAN for RIO software supports the following development environments:
Refer to Supported Hardware for NI-Embedded CAN for RIO for the latest information about the hardware that each version of the NI-Embedded CAN for RIO software supports.
If you use the single-board RIO hardware, the CAN Stop VI stops communication and discards CAN frames in the transmit and receive queues. If you use the CompactRIO with the built-in CAN port hardware, the CAN Stop VI stops communication and saves the CAN frames. After you restart communication by using the CAN Start VI, the NI-Embedded CAN for RIO software sends or receives the CAN frames in the transmit and receive queues.
You can access the software and documentation known issues list online. Refer to the NI website for an up-to-date list of known issues in the NI-Embedded CAN for RIO software.
Refer to the NI-Embedded CAN for RIO Help, accessible by selecting Help»NI-Embedded CAN for RIO Help from LabVIEW, for information about the NI-Embedded CAN for RIO software.
Select Help»Find Examples from LabVIEW to launch the NI Example Finder. LabVIEW examples for the NI-Embedded CAN for RIO software are in the labview\examples\NI-Embedded CAN for RIO folder. You can modify an example VI to fit an application or copy an example and paste the example to a VI you create.
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