LabVIEW Must Be Installed Before You Can Install This Patch

Updated May 4, 2023

Reported In


  • LabVIEW 2017 SP1

Issue Details

When I try to install the Patch for LabVIEW 2017 (32-bit) f2 I got the following error:

I have download the patch from LabVIEW 2017 (32-bit) f2 Patch

I have LabVIEW 2017 installed and activated as following:



The version you have installed and the version of the path must match. The LabVIEW version is 2017 SP1 but the patch is for 2017. The correct patch is the following: LabVIEW 2017 SP1 (32-bit) - English
Review the right version you have installed, you could determine it using the followinng: Which Version of LabVIEW I Am Using?