Archived: NI-FBUS and LabVIEW Compatibility

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Note: NI-FBUS 16.0 is the last Fieldbus Driver released and compatibility stops with LabVIEW 2016. Please visit our Industrial Communications Hardware shop page for current Industrial Communication Bus options NI supports. 


This page shows supported versions of the NI-FBUS hardware driver with LabVIEW development systems. Reference this information to ensure you install the correct version when upgrading or updating your system or software. Using incompatible versions may result in errors, missing LabVIEW palettes or functions, or devices and tasks failing to show up in NI Measurement & Automation Explorer (MAX).

Note that this article replaces KnowledgeBase 5YE3DM5R: NI-FBUS and LabVIEW Version Compatibility. Some NI manuals may still reference the previous document. If you were redirected from the previous KnowledgeBase URL, please update your bookmarks accordingly.

NI-FBUS and LabVIEW Compatibility

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Use this table to compare NI-FBUS and LabVIEW Compatibility
NI-FBUS Version LabVIEW Version
2016 2015 2014 2013 SP1 2012 SP1 2011 SP1 2010 SP1 2009 SP1 8.6.1 8.5.1 8.2.1


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