LabVIEW 2016 Patch Details

Publish Date: Oct 06, 2017 | 1 Ratings | 5.00 out of 5 | Print

This document contains information about all patches available for the following LabVIEW products:

  • LabVIEW 2016 (32-bit and 64-bit) for Windows, OS X, and Linux
  • LabVIEW 2016 Run-Time Engine (32-bit and 64-bit) for Windows, OS X, and Linux


All issues fixed in each patch are listed in the tables below. National Instruments strongly recommends that you install the latest patch to all LabVIEW 2016 installations.

Please note that an update was made to the Windows Run-Time Engine download files, such that they now end in "-2." If you have a prior version of this file of the form "LVRTE2016_f4Patchstd.exe" (no -2 at the end) you should discard it and use this updated version.


Issues Fixed in LabVIEW 2016 Installation Patch


Note: This patch only applies to the LabVIEW 2016 (32-bit and 64-bit) Development Environment for Windows.


ID Description
598630 Installing LabVIEW 2016 from a Distribution or Suite Development Environment over a previous 2016 installation will incorrectly inform the customer "Please uninstall LabVIEW 2016 Beta Software".


Issues Fixed in LabVIEW 2016 f1 Patch


ID Description
599478 LabVIEW may not update classes on real-time targets after changing the inplaceness of a connector pane terminal for a VI within those classes.
595814 When passed strings containing specific combinations of variant data, the Unflatten From String VI may take at most several minutes to return error 116.
584378 LabVIEW has the potential to crash when simultaneously setting multiple variant attributes to empty variant constants.
602230 Channel wires may not break appropriately when two conflicting channel sinks are wired together.
603092 After rearranging the tabs in a tab control, LabVIEW has the potential to crash when running or saving that VI.
603023 Channel wire templates do not adapt to type changes of event registration refnums.



Issues Fixed in LabVIEW 2016 f2 Patch


ID Description
615288 Using "Save for Previous" with VIs containing some classes can cause a LabVIEW load error in the previous version.
613416 The installer of the LabVIEW evaluation version for Mac OS X places some files in the improper place when you use it on a system that has a previous version installed.
611838 The abort behavior of the Accumulator Tag channel wire does not match that of other implementations.
611810 "Save for Previous" does not work correctly with VIs containing some types of channel wires.
611315 Queues, notifiers, rendezvous and semaphores may return an unexpected timeout when used in particular ways. For more information, please see details regarding timeout behavior for these mechanisms in LabVIEW.
609551 "This VI" may return incorrect references when returned from an asynchronously called sub VI.
606365 Dragging a control or indicator to the edge of the block diagram can cause duplication of the front panel object.
603576 In some instances channel wire endpoints for classes or type definitions can load broken.
603562 Using dynamically dispatched VIs with unwired input terminals can, in some cases, cause crashes.
615195 Resizing the "Add Variant Attribute Get / Replace" border node on the In Place Element structure can cause a crash.
617917 In some cases, particularly with TestStand Fast Loading enabled, loading some classes may cause LabVIEW to crash.
624957 Memory corruption, usually resulting in an immediate crash, can occur when loading a file containing invalid data. See TALOS-2017-0269 (External Link) for more information.


Issues Fixed in LabVIEW 2016 f4

 

ID Description
653897 Make LabVIEW more robust when presented with corrupted resource files..




Drivers and Updates: LabVIEW 2016 (32-bit) f4 Patch for Windows
Drivers and Updates: LabVIEW 2016 (64-bit) f4 Patch for Windows
Drivers and Updates: LabVIEW 2016 (32-bit) f4 Patch for Linux
Drivers and Updates: LabVIEW 2016 (64-bit) f4 Patch for Linux
Drivers and Updates: LabVIEW 2016 f4 Patch for macOS
Drivers and Updates: LabVIEW Run-Time Engine 2016 (32-bit)
Drivers and Updates: LabVIEW Run-Time Engine 2016 (64-bit)

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