Archived:Cannot Activate LabVIEW 8.6.1 Using NI Activation Wizard

Updated Feb 2, 2018

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Reported In


  • LabVIEW 8.6.1 Full
  • LabVIEW 8.6.1 Runtime
  • LabVIEW 8.6.1 FPGA Module

Issue Details

I am unable to activate my LabVIEW 8.6.1. The activation wizard says my serial number is incorrect and I am getting a message that says Correct or remove invalid code.


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