NI Package Manager


The NI Package Manager coordinates and manages NI software installations.  It must be installed before any other NI software.

NI Package Manager Software Installation

  1. Close any applications that may be running.

  2. Download NI Package Manager and unzip using the 7-Zip File Archiver utility.

  3. Open the folder named NI Package Manager and double-click the most recent version of the NI Package manager executable.

  4. When displayed “Allow App to make changes?”, click [Yes].

  5. When displayed "You must accept the license agreements below to proceed", choose [I accept the above license agreement] and click [Next].

  6. When displayed "Information about upgrading NI Package Manager", click [Next].

  7. When displayed "Review the following summary before continuing", click [Next].

  8. When displayed "Installation complete!", click [Launch] and then close the window.

Run the Program

Note: NI Package Manager must be run, then closed to perform additional NI software installations.

This section may need to be repeated if additional NI software is not installing properly. 

  1. In the Windows search bar, type "NI Package Manager", then launch the program.

  2. Once the program opens, close the program window.