Download LabVIEW for macOS

Updated Mar 21, 2022

Environment

Software

  • LabVIEW

Operating System

  • Mac OS X

The download process for LabVIEW on a macOS computer depends on the version of LabVIEW you have access to; the different possible versions and their associated processes are outlined below.

LabVIEW 2017 and Later

In 2017, NI moved macOS software distribution to online downloads. If you are looking to install recent versions of LabVIEW for macOS, follow the standard instructions for downloading NI software
  • You must be signed into your NI user account, and that account must be associated with an active subscription license or an active service agreement to download any LabVIEW downloads for macOS. 
 

LabVIEW 2016 and Previous Version

For all previous versions of LabVIEW for macOS, you must obtain a physical copy of the software to install it. LabVIEW for macOS is shipped by NI and is tied to your serial number.

 

Academic LabVIEW Software

For all academic versions of LabVIEW for macOS, you must obtain a physical copy of the software to install it. Contact your site administrator who can request access to physical media if needed.

 

LabVIEW for macOS Evaluation Version

If you do not currently have a purchased copy of LabVIEW for macOS, you may download an evaluation version of LabVIEW for macOS from NI. The evaluation version will be active for the duration of the trial period.

  • When you decide to move from the evaluation version to the licensed version of LabVIEW on macOS, you will have to install a licensed version.
  • Note: Only the latest released version of LabVIEW is available to download for evaluation use