This page shows supported versions of the NI-SCOPE hardware driver with the Microsoft Windows operating system. Reference this information to ensure you install the correct version when upgrading or updating your operating system, or when migrating or porting code to a new system. Using incompatible versions may result in errors, the inability for Microsoft Windows to recognize or detect and then find a driver for your device, or missing devices in Windows Device Manager or NI Measurement & Automation Explorer (MAX).
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NI-SCOPE and Microsoft Windows Compatibility
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Use this table to compare NI-SCOPE and Microsoft Windows Compatibility
NI-SCOPE Driver Version
Microsoft Windows Version
Server 2012 R2 (64 bit)
Server 2008 R2 (64 bit)
Server 2003 R2 (32 bit)
Note: Though a version of NI-SCOPE may be listed as supported for a particular operating system, it is important to know that operating system support varies by device. Refer to the Readme for your version of NI-SCOPE for more details.