LabVIEW NXG Will Not Install

Updated Dec 31, 2019

Reported In

Software

  • LabVIEW NXG
  • Package Manager

Driver

  • NI-VISA

Issue Details

NXG won’t install, giving error 1603 and the following:
There was a problem executing your request
An error occurred while installing the package ‘VISA Shared Components (x.x.x)’


 

Solution

  1. Install the latest version of the NI VISA package
  2. Install NXG

Additional Information

As part of the NXG installation the package attempt to remove NI VISA and install the latest version. If VISA is not present this error can occur during installation of NXG.