NI-DAQmx Error Some Components Required for Editing Are Missing

Updated Feb 23, 2021

Reported In

Software

  • LabVIEW

Driver

  • NI-DAQmx

Issue Details

  • When I place a DAQ Assistant VI in LabVIEW or I try to create a new NI-DAQmx Scale in NI Measurement and Automation Explorer (MAX), I get the error message: Initialization Error: Some components required for editing are missing.

Solution

This behavior may be caused by a corrupt installation of the NI-DAQmx driver. Try the following steps to fix the issue: