LabVIEW


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LabVIEW is a fully featured programming language produced by National Instruments. There is no text based code as such, but a diagrammatic view of how the data flows through the program.

Click here to search the PC Suites for versions of this software

Platforms

  • Windows Yes
  • Macintosh  No
  • Linux No 

Does NUI, Galway have a site licence for LabVIEW software?

Yes. NUI, Galway currently has a full campus licence which is due for renewal in June. It should be noted that 'home use' of LabVIEW is not permitted.  

How can I get LabVIEW software for my computer?

  • LabVIEW is available in the PC Suites. 

  • Students 
    Students and staff may purchase the LabVIEW Student Edition which has functionality equivalent to LabVIEW Full Development System. The part number is 779252T-01 and the cost is €55. Details available at www.ni.com/labviewse/professors/ . 

  • Staff 
    LabVIEW is available for on-campus use only. Please contact the admin in your department for a copy of the installation disks. 

  • Installation Information 
    To install software on your machine you must login as an administrator
    Click here for system requirements for LabVIEW

Can I install LabVIEW software on my home computer?

No. The site licence agreement only covers on-campus use. Students and staff may purchase the LabVIEW Student Edition which has functionality equivalent to LabVIEW Full Development System. The part number is 779252T-01 and the cost is €55. Details available atwww.ni.com/labviewse/professors/

Where can I get technical support about LabVIEW?

Technical support is available from www.ni.com/support/

Users of LabVIEW at NUI Galway are advised to subscribe to the NUI Galway LabVIEW mailing list. This discussion mailing list is hosted on the HEAnet Listserv server and is administered by Myles Meehan (Electronic Engineering), Oliver Ryan (School of Physics) and Colette McGuinness (Information Solutions and Services). 
The NUIG-LABVIEW forum is intended to aid the organisation of LabVIEW training courses on-campus and to provide help, information and resources for LabVIEW use at NUI Galway.

Instructions to join the mailing list as follows:   

1. Go to http://listserv.heanet.ie/ 
2. Select NUIG-LABVIEW 
3. Click on the link to Join the list 
Note that you will need to login and create a new password to join the list.