This file contains important information about the Automotive Diagnostic Command Set software for Windows and LabVIEW Real-Time (RT), including installation instructions, new features, and known issues for Automotive Diagnostic Command Set 20.0.
Automotive Diagnostic Command Set 20.0 supports the following operating systems:
1 NI software installs VC2015 Runtime and .NET 4.6.2. Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 require Microsoft updates to support these items. Refer to Microsoft KB2919442 and KB2919355 for more information about how to install these updates.
2 NI software is signed with a SHA-256 certificate. Windows 7 SP1, Windows Embedded Standard 7 SP1, and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 require Microsoft updates to support SHA-256. Refer to Microsoft KB3033929 and KB3125574 for more information about how to install these updates.
Note In 2016 National Instruments dropped support for Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, and installations of Windows 7 without any service packs. Automotive Diagnostic Command Set Toolkit will not install or run on an unsupported OS. You cannot deploy or distribute applications that use Automotive Diagnostic Command Set Toolkit to an unsupported OS. Additionally, after installing this version of Automotive Diagnostic Command Set Toolkit, you cannot use any installers built on this computer with any version of LabVIEW, LabWindows™/CVI™, NI TestStand™, or Measurement Studio on an unsupported OS.
For more information about the changes to our OS support, refer to KB 79UC78LS, NI Installer Fails on Windows XP/Vista and Windows Server 2003.
Note Support for Windows 32-bit operating systems may require disabling physical address extension (PAE). To understand how this might affect your system and what actions you might need to take, refer to NI Software Fails When Physical Address Extension is Enabled.
This version of Automotive Diagnostic Command Set software supports the following development environments, including service packs.
|Application Software||Versions Supported by Automotive Diagnostic Command Set 20.0|
|LabVIEW||2017, 2018, 2019, 2020|
|LabVIEW Real-Time Module||2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020|
|LabWindows™/CVI™||2015 and later|
|Microsoft Visual C/C++||2008 and later|
Note The Automotive Diagnostic Command Set software does not support LabWindows™/CVI™ Real-Time Module.
The Automotive Diagnostic Command Set software supports the following software and hardware:
Note The Automotive Diagnostic Command Set software supports only National Instruments Automotive Ethernet, CAN, and LIN hardware products. For information about software for Automotive Ethernet, CAN, and LIN hardware products from other vendors, refer to the documentation you received with those products.
Before installing the Automotive Diagnostic Command Set software, log on as Administrator or as a user with Administrator privileges. The Automotive Diagnostic Command Set software setup program must have Administrator privileges because the program modifies the configuration registry of your system. Complete the following steps to install the Automotive Diagnostic Command Set software.
Note To download NI Package Manager, visit ni.com/info and enter the Info Code NIPMDownload. Refer to the NI Package Manager Manual for more information about installing, removing, and upgrading NI software using NI Package Manager.
The Automotive Diagnostic Command Set Toolkit software provides an ECU simulation for CAN, Ethernet, and LIN. All examples of the Automotive Diagnostic Command Set are preconfigured to communicate with the ECU simulator.
LabVIEW users can find the ECU simulator under <National Instruments>\<LabVIEW xxxx>\examples\Automotive Diagnostic Command Set\ADCS Demo ECUs.llb.
Microsoft Visual C/C++ and LabWindows/CVI users can find the ECU simulators in the following paths:
The Automotive Diagnostic Command Set 20.0 release adds the following features:
The Automotive Diagnostic Command Set 19.0 release adds the following features:
The Automotive Diagnostic Command Set 18.5 release adds the following features:
The Automotive Diagnostic Command Set 18.0 release adds the following features:
The Automotive Diagnostic Command Set 15.0 release adds the following features:
The Automotive Diagnostic Command Set 14.0 release adds the following features:
The Automotive Diagnostic Command Set software installs the necessary C/C++ support files in the following locations:
Using the VW Transport protocol with NI-XNET:
Automotive Diagnostic Command Set 20.0 has fixed parameter lists and calling conventions of a subset of functions introduced with Automotive Diagnostic Command Set 19.0. Requires recompiling all C/C++/CVI applications built with Automotive Diagnostic Command Set 19.0 and using one of the following functions:
The following items are the IDs and titles of a subset of issues fixed in the Automotive Diagnostic Command Set. This is not an exhaustive list of issues fixed in the current version of the Automotive Diagnostic Command Set. If you have a Bug ID, you can search this list to validate that the issue has been fixed.
|528621||Description is missing for Error Code -8305|
|945583||DoIP Activate Routing function modifies the DoIP Target Address when using a DoIP gateway|
|986887||Memory leak occurs when an ADCS service function is called in C API; running multiple concurrent diagnostic sessions is unreliable|
Refer to the Automotive Diagnostic Command Set Toolkit Help, accessible from Start»National Instruments»ADCS Documentation, for more information about Automotive Diagnostic Command Set Toolkit.
The Automotive Diagnostic Command Set Help is the primary reference document for Automotive Diagnostic Command Set. This manual includes an introduction to diagnostic protocols. It also includes information about how to get started with application development and a complete reference for all Automotive Diagnostic Command Set functions.
You can automate the installation of most NI products using command-line arguments to suppress some or all of the installer user interface and dialog boxes.
If the NI product you are installing uses Microsoft .NET 4.6.2, the .NET installer may run before any NI software installs and may require a reboot before the installation of NI software begins. To avoid a .NET reboot, install .NET 4.6.2 separately before you install NI software.
For more information about automating the installation of NI products, refer to Automating an Installer in the NI Package Manager manual.
Microsoft Windows 10 is the latest version of the Windows operating system and features significant changes compared to previous versions. Windows 10 introduces several new capabilities and also combines features from both Windows 7 and Windows 8. For more information about NI support for Windows 10, visit ni.com/windows10.
When you install NI software on Microsoft Windows 8.1, you will notice a few additional tiles in the Apps view, including shortcuts to NI application software products such as NI LabVIEW, Measurement & Automation Explorer (NI MAX), and NI Launcher. For more information about NI support for Windows 8.1, visit ni.com/windows8.
If you are using NI hardware that is supported by NI-XNET, it is recommended that you use the latest supported version of NI-XNET with Automotive Diagnostic Command Set.
CAN FD features are only supported with NI-XNET version 17.0.1 or later.
NI recommends the following maximum message length for CAN FD based on the system RAM size.
|System RAM Size||Maximum Message Length|
|≤512 MB||8 MB|
|512 MB – 3.5 GB||64 MB|
|>3.5 GB||256 MB|
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