Vision Acquisition Software (VAS),NI-IMAQ,NI-IMAQdx,NI-IMAQI/O and OS Compatibility

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This page shows supported versions of the Vision Acquisition Software (VAS), NI-IMAQ, NI-IMAQdx, NI-IMAQI/O driver with the operating system. Reference this information to ensure you install the correct version when upgrading or updating your operating system, or when migrating or porting code to a new system. Using incompatible versions may result in errors, the inability for Microsoft Windows to recognize or detect and then find a driver for your device, or missing devices in Windows Device Manager or NI Measurement & Automation Explorer (MAX).

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Vision Acquisition Software (VAS), NI-IMAQ, NI-IMAQdx, NI-IMAQI/O and Microsoft Windows Compatibility

Use this table to compare VAS and Microsoft Windows.
Vision Acquisition Software Version Operating System
NI-IMAQ NI-IMAQdx NI-IMAQ I/O Windows Vista
(32-bit)
Windows Vista
(64-bit)
Windows 7
(32-bit)
Windows 7
(64-bit)
Windows 8
(32-bit)
Windows 8
(64-bit)
Windows 8.1
(32-bit)
Windows 8.1
(64-bit)
Windows 10
Windows Embedded Standard 7 Windows 10 IoT Enterprise (64-bit)
8.6 4.1 3.2 2.2                      
2009.08 4.3 3.4 2.3                      
2010.03 4.4 3.6 2.3.1                      
2010.08 4.5 3.7 2.4                      
2011.09 4.6.1 3.9 2.5                      
2012.08 4.7 4.0 2.6                      
2013.02 4.7.2 4.1 2.6.1 SP3                
2013.08 4.7.3 4.2 2.7 SP3                
2013.09 4.8 4.3 2.8 SP3                
2014.02 4.9 4.3.5 2.9 SP3                
2014.08 14.0 14.0 14.0 SP3                
2015.08 15.0 15.0 15.0 SP3 SP1            
2016.02 15.5 15.5 15.5 SP3 SP1 SP1 SP1        
2016.08 16.0 16.0 16.0     SP1 SP1        
2017.01 16.0 16.2 17.0     SP1 SP1     SP1  
17.1 17.0 17.1 17.0     SP1 SP1     SP1  
17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5     SP1 SP1     SP1  
18.0 18.0 18.0 18.0     SP1 SP1     SP1  

 

Compatible
  Limitations
  Does not support GigE
Use this table to compare VAS and Microsoft Windows/NI Real-Time OS.
Vision Acquisition Software Version Operating System
NI-IMAQ NI-IMAQdx NI-IMAQ I/O Windows 2000 Windows XP
(32-bit)
Windows Server  2003 R2
(32-bit)
Windows Server  2008 R2
(32-bit)
Windows Server  2008 R2
(64-bit)
Windows Server  2012
(32-bit)
Windows Server  2012
(64-bit)
NI Real-Time OS
8.6 4.1 3.2 2.2                
2009.08 4.3 3.4 2.3                
2010.03 4.4 3.6 2.3.1          
2010.08 4.5 3.7 2.4        
2011.09 4.6.1 3.9 2.5          
2012.08 4.7 4.0 2.6          
2013.02 4.7.2 4.1 2.6.1   SP3          
2013.08 4.7.3 4.2 2.7   SP3          
2013.09 4.8 4.3 2.8   SP3          
2014.02 4.9 4.3.5 2.9   SP3      
2014.08 14.0 14.0 14.0   SP3          
2015.08 15.0 15.0 15.0   SP3          
2016.02 15.5 15.5 15.5   SP3          
2016.08 16.0 16.0 16.0         SP1      
2017.01 16.0 16.2 17.0         SP1      
17.1 17.0 17.1 17.0         SP1      
17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5         SP1      
18.0 18.0 18.0 18.0         SP1      

 

Compatible
  Limitations
  Does not support GigE