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Eligibility

Product License Type
Student Personal Faculty/Staff University
LabVIEW no1 no2
yes3

Notes:

1. Students are NOT eligible to purchase, install or use this software on personally owned or leased computers under our existing software license agreement.
2.

Faculty and Staff are NOT eligible to purchase, install or use this software on personally owned or leased computers under our existing software license agreement.

However, for Work at Home purposes, Faculty and Staff may purchase, install and use a University license on their personally owned or leased computer but ONLY for work-related non-profit/non-commercial instructional, academic teaching and research purposes.

3.

Faculty and Staff are eligible to purchase, install and use this software on personally owned or leased computers or university owned or leased computers and this software must ONLY be used for work-related non-profit/non-commercial instructional, academic teaching and research purposes.

LabVIEW is a graphical programming platform that helps engineers scale from design to test and from small to large systems. It offers unprecedented integration with existing legacy software, IP, and hardware while capitalizing on the latest computing technologies.

For more product information, please visit the vendor website: http://www.ni.com/labview/

An annual subscription Site-License which must be renewed each year.

Our Academic Site License includes the LabVIEW Option and NI Device Drivers*. For a list of the software, please visit the vendor website: http://www.ni.com/white-paper/8115/en/.

*Multisim Option - Circuit Design Suite is not included in our LabVIEW Academic Site License.

Yes. You must purchase a license for each computer that the software is installed on.

Please go to this vendor website to review the System Requirements prior to purchasing this product.

Order LabVIEW from the OSL web store.

Follow the instructions at Getting Started with NI Products to download and set up the software.

  1. Obtain the serial number from your OSL order confirmation or from your order history on the OSL web store (see question 3 on our Order FAQ website.)
  2. Complete the Product Activation form.

For more information or help activating your product, visit the Product Activation page.

Sign in to the National Instruments web site using your University of Utah email address.

If you don't have an account, create one using your University of Utah email address.

To get information about Technical Support, please visit the National Instruments website.

Additional Resources

Support

Campus Help Desk
801.581.4000 x 1

Hospital Help Desk
801.587.6000

Knowledge Commons
Marriott Library (level 2)
801.581.6273


Pick-Up Location

Knowledge Commons
Marriott Library (level 2)
295 S 1500 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
801.581.6273

Pick-Up Hours

Knowledge Commons closes 15 minutes prior to the Marriott Library


Contact Us

M-F 8am-5pm
(closed holidays)

Phone: 801.581.4000 x 1
software@utah.edu

Last Updated: 7/30/18