NI GPIB-USB-HS Device Cannot Start (Code -10) in Device Manager

Updated Jan 14, 2020

Reported In




  • NI-488.2

Operating System

  • Windows

Issue Details

When I look for my GPIB-USB HS device in Windows Device Manager, the device appears with an exclamation point or yellow warning symbol. When I look at the device properties, I get the following error message: 

This device cannot start (Code 10). 


Code 10 is a Windows error that is usually caused by outdated or corrupted drivers. Try the following troubleshooting steps to resolve the issue.