LabVIEW 2014 for myRIO Toolkit Known Issues

Overview

This document contains known issues for the LabVIEW 2014 for myRIO Toolkit. Not every issue known to NI will appear on this list; it is intended to only show the severe and more common issues that can be encountered.

Contacting NI

You can contact us by phone, email, or the discussion forums. Visit the NI Website to contact us. If you are contacting NI in regards to a specific issue, be sure to reference the ID.

Known Issues by Category

The following items are known issues in LabVIEW 2014 myRIO Toolkit sorted by Category.

Miscellaneous
406307 myRIO cannot be discovered over USB on Windows XP and Windows Server 2003
412530 When bridged to a network the IP Address reported by the myRIO USB Monitor may be incorrect



ID Known Issue
Miscellaneous
406307

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myRIO cannot be discovered over USB on Windows XP and Windows Server 2003
National Instruments uses a 3rd party USBLAN driver to create a virtual ethernet connection over USB to communicate with the NI myRIO. This driver is not installed by default on Windows XP and Windows Sever 2003.

Workaround: The driver files are installed on your Host PC and you can install it manually by following this procedure:
1. On your Windows XP or Windows Server 2003 PC, launch Device Manager
2. Find your NI myRIO [NI-myRIO-19xx-] under Other devices
3. Right click the device and select "Update Driver"
4. Select Install from a specific location
5. Enter path "C:\Program Files\National Instruments\CompactRIO\Staging\USBLAN\XP"

Windows might warn you regarding lack of Windows Logo testing. Click continue. Windows should successfully install the driver and the NI myRIO USB Monitor should pop up.

Reported Version: 13.0.0    Resolved Version: N/A    Added: 08/04/2013
412530

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When bridged to a network the IP Address reported by the myRIO USB Monitor may be incorrect
When bridged to a network the IP Address reported by the myRIO USB Monitor may be incorrect.

Workaround: Use the target name to connect to the target instead of the IP Address

Reported Version: 1.0    Resolved Version: N/A    Added: 08/04/2013


Known Issues by Date

The following items are known issues in LabVIEW 2014 myRIO Toolkit sorted by Date.

406307 myRIO cannot be discovered over USB on Windows XP and Windows Server 2003
412530 When bridged to a network the IP Address reported by the myRIO USB Monitor may be incorrect



ID Known Issue
406307

Return
myRIO cannot be discovered over USB on Windows XP and Windows Server 2003
National Instruments uses a 3rd party USBLAN driver to create a virtual ethernet connection over USB to communicate with the NI myRIO. This driver is not installed by default on Windows XP and Windows Sever 2003.

Workaround: The driver files are installed on your Host PC and you can install it manually by following this procedure:
1. On your Windows XP or Windows Server 2003 PC, launch Device Manager
2. Find your NI myRIO [NI-myRIO-19xx-] under Other devices
3. Right click the device and select "Update Driver"
4. Select Install from a specific location
5. Enter path "C:\Program Files\National Instruments\CompactRIO\Staging\USBLAN\XP"

Windows might warn you regarding lack of Windows Logo testing. Click continue. Windows should successfully install the driver and the NI myRIO USB Monitor should pop up.

Reported Version: 13.0.0    Resolved Version: N/A    Added: 08/04/2013
412530

Return
When bridged to a network the IP Address reported by the myRIO USB Monitor may be incorrect
When bridged to a network the IP Address reported by the myRIO USB Monitor may be incorrect.

Workaround: Use the target name to connect to the target instead of the IP Address

Reported Version: 1.0    Resolved Version: N/A    Added: 08/04/2013

Document last updated on 8/4/2014

Glossary of Terms

 

  • Bug ID - When an issue is reported to NI, you may be given this ID or find it on ni.com.  You may also find IDs posted by NI on the discussion forums or in KnowledgeBase articles.
  • Legacy ID – An older issue ID that refers to the same issue.  You may instead find this issue ID in older known issues documents.
  • Description - A few sentences which describe the problem. The brief description given does not necessarily describe the problem in full detail.
  • Workaround - Possible ways to work around the problem.
  • Reported Version - The earliest version in which the issue was reported.
  • Resolved Version - Version in which the issue was resolved or was no longer applicable. "N/A" indicates that the issue has not been resolved.
  • Date Added - The date the issue was added to the document (not the reported date).