Use HDF5 files in LabVIEW

Updated Jan 9, 2023

Reported In


  • LabVIEW

Issue Details

  • I would like to read HDF data files in LabVIEW
  • I searched in LabVIEW Help for HDF and┬ádidn't get any results
  • Are HDF5 files supported in LabVIEW?


Check out Live HDF5 by UPVI available for download from the VIPM (VI Package Manager). For more information regarding this library, as well as support from the developer, go to UPVI - LIVE HDF5's website.

Additional Information

There are third-party libraries available to use the HDF5 file format within LabVIEW. These libraries are not developed by NI, but add additional functionality to the development environment.