Can I Activate LabVIEW for Linux Using a LabVIEW for Windows Serial Number?

Updated Jun 16, 2020

Reported In


  • LabVIEW

Operating System

  • Windows
  • Linux

Issue Details

I have purchased a license for LabVIEW on the Windows platform. Can I activate LabVIEW for Linux using same Serial Number?


No, you can not activate LabVIEW for Linux using a LabVIEW for Windows Serial Number. Consider creating a Windows Virtual Machine (VM).

Additional Information

LabVIEW for Linux is sold as a separate product to LabVIEW for Windows.

P/N 776678-35 LabVIEW Professional for Windows 
P/N 778249-35 LabVIEW Professional for Linux