NI VeriStand Licensing Options

NI VeriStand 2018 Help

Edition Date: May 2018

Part Number: 372846M-01

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After you install NI VeriStand, you must use the NI Activation Wizard to activate the software.

National Instruments offers a variety of NI VeriStand licenses for the different ways you can use NI VeriStand in development and deployment applications.

Use the following descriptions only as a reference for the NI VeriStand licensing options. Refer to for more information about activating NI VeriStand licenses. Refer to to purchase an NI VeriStand license. Contact a local National Instruments representative for more information or for questions about specific licensing needs.

The following table shows the features available with the Full Development, PC Development, Operator, and Model Generation Licenses. The table does not show the Evaluation Package because this package includes the same features as the Full Development License.

Component Feature Full
Operator Model
System Explorer window
View system definition files as read-only Yes
Create new system definition files Yes Yes
Configure supported NI hardware devices Yes Yes
Configure custom devices Yes Yes
Configure models Yes Yes
Add targets Yes Yes
Add user channels Yes Yes
Add calculated channels Yes Yes
Map channels Yes Yes
Add alarms Yes Yes
Add procedures Yes Yes
Deploy system definition file to a real-time target Yes Yes
Project Explorer window
Add standard and custom Tools menu utilities Yes Yes Yes
Manage users Yes Yes Yes
Configure hidden channels Yes Yes Yes
Configure alarm responses Yes Yes Yes
Add custom files to a project Yes Yes Yes
Export channel resources Yes Yes Yes
Workspace window
Create new screen files Yes Yes Yes
Add standard and custom controls and indicators Yes Yes Yes
Reconfigure alarms Yes Yes Yes
Stimulus Profile Editor
Create stimulus profiles Yes Yes Yes
Run stimulus profiles Yes Yes Yes
Log data Yes Yes Yes
Run compiled models Yes Yes Yes
Generate compiled models Yes Yes Yes Yes

*You must have The MathWorks, Inc. Simulink® application software installed in order to run your uncompiled models.


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