The NI ELVIS III ships with the recommended software set installed on the device. You can use Measurement & Automation Explorer (MAX) to upgrade or modify the software set, or reinstall the software set after reformatting the device.
MAX is installed automatically when you install the NI ELVIS III Software Bundle or the LabVIEW ELVIS III Toolkit.
Complete the following steps to install software on the NI ELVIS III using MAX:
If MAX prompts you to log in, enter admin in User name and leave Password blank if you have not set a new password. Refer to Securing the Device to learn how to set a new password for the device.
Go to Setting up the Host Computer to set up the software environment.
Go to Updating Firmware on the Device to update the firmware.