Installing NI Software on Windows 7 Starter EditionPrimary Software:
Primary Software Version: 2.7
Primary Software Fixed Version: N/A
Secondary Software: N/A
How can I install my NI Software on Windows 7 Starter Edition? When I launch the NI Installer on Windows 7 Starter Edition, I get the following error message: This product does not support Windows Starter Edition. Consult the documentation for operating system requirements.(As pictured below)
Note: Windows 7 Starter Edition is a supported operating system for National Instruments products. Future installers will install normally on this OS.
To install NI software on Windows 7 Starter Edition, complete the following steps:
The following illustration displays the same setup.ini file after modification.
If you have questions on this procedure, contact technical support.
Note: Due to Operating System limitations, NI does not recommend installing NI software on Windows XP Starter Edition or Vista Starter Edition.
Developer Zone Tutorial: Frequently Asked Questions about Windows 7
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Products and Services: Getting Ready for Microsoft Windows 7
Report Date: 12/16/2009
Last Updated: 04/04/2011
Document ID: 54FHIPH0