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IVI Driver Help

Edition Date: August 2011

Part Number: 370430H-01

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Most IVI Compliance Package manuals also are available as PDFs. You must have Adobe Reader installed to view the PDFs. Refer to the Adobe Systems Incorporated Web site at to download the latest version of Adobe Reader. Refer to the National Instruments Product Manuals Library at for updated documentation resources.

The following documents contain information that you may find helpful as you use this help file:

  • Application Notes—A library with more than 100 short papers addressing specific topics such as creating and calling DLLs, developing your own instrument driver software, and porting applications between platforms and operating systems.
  • Measurement & Automation Explorer Help for IVI—This help file discusses how to configure your system with MAX.
  • IVI Driver Development Help—This help file describes guidelines for writing an IVI instrument driver. You can access this document through the LabWindows/CVI Help by selecting Using LabWindows/CVI»Instrument Drivers»Building IVI Instrument Drivers in the Table of Contents.
  • IVI Foundation—This Web site provides information from the IVI Foundation, including the specifications for each instrument class.


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