Install Your Hardware
Use NI MAX to Test and Configure Your Hardware
NI Measurement & Automation Explorer (MAX) provides access to your NI hardware. It is a free piece of software that cannot be downloaded by itself but is included, and automatically installed, with all NI drivers and NI System Configuration.
Get Started with DAQ Assistant
The DAQ Assistant is an easy-to-use graphical interface for configuring measurement tasks and channels and for customizing timing, triggering, and scales without programming.
Program in LabVIEW with NI-DAQmx Functions
If you are continuously collecting data from your DAQ device, NI-DAQmx functions allow you to configure channels, tasks, acquire, and log data points.