If you already have the LabVIEW DSC Run-Time System installed, but need to install a newer version, you can upgrade the software through the NI Update Service application that can be accessed from the Start menu.
The installation media for the LabVIEW DSC Run-Time System used to be sent via physical media after purchase. However, the development edition and the runtime edition are both available for download now for versions 2017 and newer.
The LabVIEW DSC Run-Time System is only needed for deployment computers
, and is a separately licensed product from the LabVIEW DSC Module
, which is for development computers.