This file contains important information about InstrumentStudio 2021 Q4, including supported hardware and operating systems, a partial list of bugs fixed, and known issues.
InstrumentStudio allows you to generate and acquire measurements from multiple devices within a single application. You can also use InstrumentStudio to monitor and control devices being used in external applications, capture data files, export device configuration to other applications, and more.
InstrumentStudio 2021 Q4 has the following requirements:
InstrumentStudio 2021 Q4 supports the following operating systems:
Note Refer to Unsupported Windows Operating Systems for more information about support for Microsoft Windows OSes.
InstrumentStudio 2021 Q4 supports the creation of soft front panels with the following device drivers:
|Device Driver||Minimum Version Supported by InstrumentStudio 2021 Q4|
Download the Instrument Studio 2021 Q4 installer from ni.com/downloads. NI software includes NI Package Manager to handle the installation. Refer to the NI Package Manager Manual for more information about installing, removing, and upgrading NI software using NI Package Manager.
The following hardware models are supported in InstrumentStudio 2021 Q4:
You can access the software and documentation known issues list online. Refer to InstrumentStudio 2021 Q4 Known Issues on ni.com for an up-to-date list of known issues in InstrumentStudio.
You can access a list of issues fixed in InstrumentStudio 2021 Q4 online. Visit InstrumentStudio 2021 Q4 Bug Fixes for an up-to-date list of fixed issues. This is not an exhaustive list of issues fixed in the current version of InstrumentStudio. If you have a Bug ID, you can search this list to validate that the issue has been fixed. .
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.
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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.
InstrumentStudio 2021 Q4 no longer supports Windows Vista/XP/7/8.x, Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, or any 32-bit Windows operating system. Versions of this product that ship after May 1, 2021, may not install or execute correctly on these operating systems. For detailed information about NI operating system support, visit https://www.ni.com/r/win32bitsupport.
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