Can I Check the Version of the OpenSSL Library Installed with LabVIEW?

Updated Sep 18, 2019

Reported In

Software

  • LabVIEW
  • LabWindows/CVI
  • Measurement Studio

Issue Details

The OpenSSL library is installed with LabVIEW. By the way, it is difficult to check the library version in the documents. 

Solution

You can check the installed version of OpenSSL by following the instructions below. The OpenSSL library is replaced by the latest version after the LabVIEW upgrade and is used by all NI software.
  1. Open a command prompt
  2. Type cd C:\Program Files\National Instruments\Shared\nissl to change directory
  3. Type openssl.exe to run
  4. Type version
The version information is output as follows.

Additional Information

For information about SSL refer to The Most Common OpenSSL Commands.