- Use your preferred web browser to navigate to the NI-Motion Download Page and download the desired NI-Motion version.
- Select the NI Motion Assistant as a feature to install.
- After successfully installing the software, restart your system.
NI Motion Assistant is a stand-alone prototyping tool for quickly developing motion applications. NI-Motion, on the other hand, is the driver software for NI Motion controller. The installer for NI Motion Assistant 2014 and onward has been integrated into the NI-Motion driver. Previously, NI-Motion and the NI Motion Assistant were installed separately. You can use a trial version of NI Motion Assistant by installing NI-Motion, but will need to purchase the NI Motion Assistant for full use. The above steps explain how to activate NI Motion Assistant from the NI-Motion installation.