This file contains important information about the RFmx, including system requirements, and installation instructions.
The following products are included in the RFmx media. Refer to the readme of each product for information including installation, activation, new features, known issues, and bug fixes.
RFmx has the following requirements:
* Depending on the amount of data acquired and/or processed, a larger amount of memory may be required.
RFmx 21.5 supports the following 64-bit operating systems:
Note RFmx no longer supports Windows Vista/XP/7/8.1, Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, or any 32-bit Windows operating system. RFmx 21.5 will not install or run on an unsupported OS. You cannot deploy or distribute applications that use RFmx 21.5 to an unsupported OS. Additionally, after installing RFmx 21.5, 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, visit https://www.ni.com/r/win32bitsupport.
RFmx 21.5 supports the following application software versions, including service packs.
|Application Software||Versions Supported by RFmx|
|LabVIEW||2018 SP1 f4 patch, 2019 SP1 f3 patch, 2020 SP1, or 2021|
|LabWindows™/CVI™||2015 or later|
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