Error -17600 in TestStand Using the LabVIEW Run-Time Engine

Updated May 20, 2024

Reported In


  • TestStand
  • LabVIEW
  • LabVIEW Runtime

Issue Details

I get error code -17600:
LabVIEW: The VI is not executable. This error may occur because the VI is either broken or contains a subVI that LabVIEW cannot locate. Select File>>Open to open VI and verify that you can run it.


Error -17600 in TestStand Using the LabVIEW Run-Time Engine.png

When I:

  • Run my deployed TestStand sequence on a deployment machine
  • Run my TestStand application using the LabVIEW Run-Time Engine
  • Run my TestStand sequence that uses multiple versions of the LabVIEW Run-Time Engine and auto detects the correct version to use
  • Run my TestStand code that uses a custom User Interface 
  • Run TestStand example with latest version of TestStand and LabVIEW