Contribute a LabVIEW Add-On to the Tools Network

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Upload your Add-on to the LabVIEW Tools Network to make it searchable and available to thousands of visitors.


Step 1: Fulfill Prerequisites

Compatible with LabVIEW
Your product must be tested to be Compatible with LabVIEW. This free NI service offers distinguishing levels of LabVIEW compatibility based on level of integration and field testing. This is rigorous testing that provides potential customers with confidence in your product. Lead time for initial review is approximately 2-4 weeks. 

Important: Before applying, verify that your product meets the Compatible with LabVIEW requirements for the appropriate level you are attempting to reach.


Download Available
Every product on the LabVIEW Tools Network will be made available for customers to download directly from NI. For paid products this can be an evaluation version of your product. Click here for information on creating an evaluation.

Step 2: Submit Product Listing

Once certified as Compatible with LabVIEW, you will receive instructions on how to submit a product listing for the LabVIEW Tools Network. The LabVIEW Tools Network is the official marketplace for LabVIEW Add-Ons and Apps. Being on the LabVIEW Tools Network exposes you to LabVIEW users worldwide. 

Types of Listings:

  • Free - Product listed on the LabVIEW Tools Network at no cost to end users.
  • Reference - Product listed on the LabVIEW Tools Network with an evaluation download available to end-users.  Purchases are made through the contributing third-party.
  • Resell - Product listed on the LabVIEW Tools Network with an evaluation download available and purchases are made directly through and NI Sales.  See Step 3 below for more details.

Step 2 is sufficient for free and reference sell products.

The LabVIEW Tools Network team will guide you through this process.  Lead time for certified product submissions to going live on the Tools Network is approximately 4-8 weeks.


Step 3: Sell Your Product in the LabVIEW Tools Network

Products on the LabVIEW Tools Network can be sold directly through National Instruments. NI will receive, process, and fulfill orders for you. The NI sales force can also sell your product on your behalf.

In order for products to be eligible for being resold, they must first meet the technical requirements laid out for Silver or Gold Compatible with LabVIEW certification.  Products must also meet additional business criteria. Contact the LabVIEW Tools Network team to voice your interest in this step.


Visit the LabVIEW Tools Network Developer Center for additional information and developer resources.


Questions? Contact the LabVIEW Tools Network team.



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