Is There Python Support for the NI-845x Series?

Updated Jan 25, 2019

Reported In

Hardware

  • USB-8451
  • USB-8452

Driver

  • NI-845x

Issue Details

Can I use Python with my NI-845x device?

Solution

Currently, there isn't a Python library that can be used with that device. However, there is a C API that can be used to program the device.

Additional Information

It may be possible to use the provided DLL in the same way you would call into any C based DLL from Python. This way of using the driver is not officially supported, meaning it has not been tested and full functionality is not guaranteed.