Integrate LabVIEW and MathWorks, Inc. MATLAB® Code Without MATLAB® License

Updated Apr 22, 2024

Reported In


  • LabVIEW


  • The MathWorks, Inc. MATLAB® Software Development Environment 

Issue Details

I have MATLAB® code written by someone else and I want to integrate this into the LabVIEW code I am writing, but I do not have access to a MATLAB® license. What are my options for integration?


You will have to create compiled code in MATLAB® and use LabVIEW to call the compiled code, instead of using LabVIEW to directly connect to the MATLAB® script server. For example:

Additional Information

The use of the LabVIEW MATLAB Script Node and LabVIEW MATLAB® functions require a valid MATLAB® license. If a computer without a MATLAB® license needs to run MATLAB® code using LabVIEW, then use the above options.