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LabVIEW is a software product from National Instruments, used to interface with input signals from instrumentation, to record and display and analyze signal data, and design and build measurement/control systems.

OS: MacOS Windows
Affiliation: Faculty Staff Students


  • Student Edition (students only): $0 
  • Faculty and staff (individual purchase): $150 fee
  • Faculty and staff (department provided) in Engineering and Physics departments, JILA, LASP, and CIRES: $0

Who can get it

  • Boulder campus only, faculty, staff, and students.
  • Students may install the Student Edition on their personal computers.
  • Faculty and staff may install the professional version on university-owned computers.
  • Educators and researchers may also install the professional version on their personal computers for curriculum preparation and non-commercial research purposes only.

How to get it

Please note: If you have issues downloading the software, email to request receiving the media via an alternative method.

Training and Resources

NI (National Instruments) provides free online training courses. Create a new NI User Profile, using your email address, at NI also provides online tutorial videos for quick instruction by example.