Use DataPlugins to access your files with SystemLink for further processing, indexing, or analysis. NI provides more than 200 DataPlugins for common file formats for download. If you cannot find a DataPlugin for your file format, you can create your own. NI provides documentation and examples to code your plugin in VBS, Python, LabVIEW or C++.
|Use ready DataPlugins from NI for common file formats.||Search for your file format and download the corresponding DataPlugin from the DataPlugins page on ni.com.|
|Create your own DataPlugin.||Follow the basic instructions and example code to create DataPlugins for NI software like SystemLink, DIAdem, or LabVIEW. Use the programming languages VBS for DataPlugins in DIAdem, Python, C++, or G.|
|Enable Data Preprocessor and DataFinder instances to scan and process specific file types with a dedicated DataPlugin.||Registering DataPlugins to Index and Process New File Types|
|Add a file extension to an already registered DataPlugin.||Adding File Extensions to a Registered DataPlugin|