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After trying to use the Instrument I/O Assistant in LabVIEW, I receive an error saying:
Measurement & Automation Explorer or the Instrument I/O Assistant is not installed correctly. Please install these from the LabVIEW Driver CD.
The Instrument I/O Assistant is installed with LabVIEW, but you may get the above error message if it was not installed correctly.
In order to repair or install the Instrument I/O Assistant:
If the above mentioned steps do not repair the Instrument I/O Assistant, try the next few steps:
1. Completely uninstall both NI-VISA and NI-488.2.
2. Remove dependent products.
3. Reinstall NI-VISA, NI-488.2 and the Instrument I/O Assistant from the latest Device Driver CD or installation file.
4. Restart computer.
If you're still getting the error message shown above:
5. Force reinstall NI-VISA: Fix Corrupt or Non-Working NI Software with Force Reinstall.
6. Uninstall all National Instruments' software and force reinstall every dependency.
Do not attempt to install the Instrument I/O Assistant's .msi file alone. It requires other components that are installed from the Driver Installer.A quick and easy workaround for a broken Instrument I/O Assistant is to use VISA, IVI, or Plug & Play drivers for your instrument.
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