Getting Started with NI-DAQmx: NI-DAQmx Documentation

The National Instruments Getting Started with NI-DAQmx Series is aimed at helping you learn NI-DAQmx programming fundamentals. Through video and text tutorials, this series will take you from verifying your device's operation in Measurement & Automation Explorer (MAX) to programming data acquisition applications using LabVIEW. It is intended for both the beginner who wants to learn how to use the DAQ Assistant, as well as the experienced user who wishes to take advantage of advanced NI-DAQmx functionality.



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NI-DAQmx Installed Documentation: NI-DAQmx Help

Find out where you can find useful NI-DAQmx documentation that is already installed on your computer.


  • NI-DAQmx C Reference Help
  • NI-DAQmx Visual Basic Help
  • Measurement & Automation Explorer (MAX) Help
  • DAQ Assistant Help