NI-DAQmx and Measurement Studio Compatibility

Updated Dec 28, 2023

Reported In


  • Measurement Studio Professional
  • Measurement Studio Standard


  • NI-DAQmx

Programming Language

  • C# .NET
  • Visual Basic .NET

Issue Details

  • Where can I find compatibility or versions supported information for different versions of NI-DAQmx and Measurement Studio?
  • When using NI-DAQmx with Measurement Studio I experience errors, missing functions and libraries, devices failing to show up, and more.


The readme files for each release of NI-DAQmx specify which versions of Measurement Studio are compatible.

You can also find some NI-DAQmx readmes in Release Notes , and the rest can be accessed through NI Downloads for NI-DAQmx , where you can also download the version required for your system.

Additional Information

  • For information on examples that use NI-DAQmx and Measurement Studio, refer to Where to Find Examples in the NI-DAQmx .NET Class Library Help.
  • The DAQ Assistant is installed from NI Device Drivers media or download. You must install the NI Device Drivers to use the assistant.