This file contains installation instructions and compatibility information for NI HEAD acoustics DataPlugin for HEAD-Data-Format 2021 Q4.
You can find more release information on ni.com.
The HEAD acoustics DataPlugin for HEAD-Data-Format provides support for HEAD acoustics data file (HDF) format files which define the storage of HEAD acoustics datasets.
This DataPlugin supports reading and writing of these files.
Supported Features (reading)
Supported Features (writing)
Note To use the scaling properties "Map_Factor" and "Map_Offset" in your data files, use the DataPlugin Head_Data_Format_Scaling, which is installed together with the HEAD acoustics DataPlugin for HEAD-Data-Format. This DataPlugin calculates the scaling for each value. use the scaling properties "Map_Factor" and "Map_Offset" in your data files, use the Head_Data_Format_Scaling DataPlugin which is installed with this DataPlugin. This DataPlugin calculates the scaling for each value.
In the software the DataPlugin name is HEAD_Data_Format.
HEAD acoustics DataPlugin for HEAD-Data-Format 2021 Q4 supports the following operating systems:
Note Refer to Unsupported Windows Operating Systems for more information about support for Microsoft Windows OSes.
Note HEAD acoustics DataPlugin for HEAD-Data-Format no longer supports Windows Vista/XP/7/8.x, Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, or any 32-bit Windows operating system. HEAD acoustics DataPlugin for HEAD-Data-Format 2021 Q4 will not install or run on an unsupported OS. You cannot deploy or distribute applications that use HEAD acoustics DataPlugin for HEAD-Data-Format 2021 Q4 to an unsupported OS. Additionally, after installing HEAD acoustics DataPlugin for HEAD-Data-Format 2021 Q4, 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.
HEAD acoustics DataPlugin for HEAD-Data-Format 2021 Q4 supports the application software that support DataPlugins, for example DIAdem, SystemLink and LabVIEW.
Download the HEAD acoustics DataPlugin for HEAD-Data-Format installer from ni.com/dataplugins. 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 Package Manager.
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HEAD acoustics DataPlugin for HEAD-Data-Format 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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