Measurement Studio editions expand the functionality of Microsoft Visual Studio to meet the user interface, hardware connectivity, and analysis needs of engineers. Select your edition to meet your .NET development needs, or consider purchasing one of our software suites.
This table compares the editions you can use if you are developing new software applications. Debug and deployment licenses are also available so that you can resolve issues with production systems and applications.
|Windows Presentation Foundation Controls|
|Windows Forms Controls|
|3D Graph ActiveX Control||—|
|Windows Presentation Foundation Mixed Graph Control||—|
|Windows Presentation Foundation Writeable Graph Control||—|
|ASP.NET Web Form Controls||—|
|User Interface Network Variable Binding||—|
|Analysis Class Library|
|Array and Numeric Operations||—|
|Driver Class Libraries and APIs|
|NI-488.2 Class Library1|
|NI-VISA Class Library1|
|NI-DAQmx Class Library1|
|Network Variable Class Library||—|
|Technical Data Management Streaming (TDMS) Class Library||—|
|Assistants and Wizards|
|Instrument Driver .NET Wizard|
Waveform Graph, Scatter Graph, Intensity Graph, Polar Graph, Digital Graph, Legend, Graph Interaction Palette, LED, Slide, Meter, Gauge, Knob, Numeric Text Box, TimeStamp Text Box, Tank, Switch, Arrow Button, Power Button and Boolean Content Button.
Waveform Graph, Scatter Graph, Digital Graph, Complex Graph, Intensity Graph, Property Editor, Legend, LED, Slide, Meter, Gauge, Knob, Numeric Edit, Tank, Switch, Thermometer, LED Array, Switch Array, and Numeric Array.
Waveform Graph, Scatter Graph, Digital Graph, Complex Graph, Legend, LED, Slide, Meter, Gauge, Knob, Numeric Edit, Tank, Switch, Thermometer, and Auto Refresh.
1Included with the NI device driver software (does not require Measurement Studio).
You can use the Measurement Studio debug deployment license to fix issues on an application or system that was previously created with one of the development licenses shown in the preceding table.
This debug and deployment license activates your edition of Measurement Studio Development System.
Debug and deployment licenses are sold as perpetual licenses that include a one-year Standard Service Program (SSP) agreement.