Installation and licensing of Carrida for LabView

Revision: 1.1
Date: 2018-09-13
Contact: support@carrida-technologies.com
Copyright: 2017-2018 Carrida Technologies GmbH, Ettlingen, Germany
Author: VC Support

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1   Introduction

pic1 LabView or Laboratory Virtual Instrument Engineering Workbench is a system-design platform and development environment for a visual programming language from National Instruments. Installing Carrida for LabView and obtaining a licence is done in just a few steps. The process will be explained in detail in this manual.

2   Installation of Carrida for LabView

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Make sure that LabView or higher is installed (either x32 or x64) on your system. Also needed: NI Vision Development Module and VI Package Manager from JKI (it comes with LabView installation)

Prerequisites:

  1. Make sure the 'VI Package manager' is installed on your system. You can find it here: https://vipm.jki.net

    Only the free version is required, you do not need the Pro version.

  2. Download the Carrida installation package from the link and unpack it:

2.1   Installing the Carrida vip file using the VI Package manager

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Locate the CARRIDA .*.vip file and double click it to open it in VI Package Manager. Make sure to use correct bit version (x32 or x64).

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In VI Package Manager

  • Select correct Labview version and click „Install“
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  • Accept the license agreement
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  • Read the information on how to find the dependencies that are needed to be installed.
  • Click OK
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  • Finish installation
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2.2   Installing the dependencies

  • Open LabView
  • Go to the Tools menu and select entry CARRIDA TOOLS
  • Select CARRIDA tools dialog …
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  • This opens the following dialog:
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  • After installation you need to obtain and install your Carrida SW License: In the LABVIEW Tools folder open the Carrida subfolder and locate the haspdinst.bat and rus_carrida.exe script file.
  • CLOSE the CARRIDA Tools dialog
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  • FIRST: execute „VC_redist_x86.exe“ and install it
  • SECOND: execute „haspdinst -INSTALL.bat“
  • Wait until finished
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  • THIRD: To create a fingerprint .c2v file for your PC run rus_carrida.exe and send it to license@carrida-technologoes.com to obtain a .v2c license file. Follow the instructions of the rus_carrida program to license your PC using the .v2c file.

Carrida VIs can be found in the Subpallete Vision and Motion SLR CARRIDA LPR FULL

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