I am trying to setup cRIO-9066 for SW development. I am running Windows 10, 64-bit.
When I first connected cRIO to my machine, I was able to see it via Max, but i was unable to install any SW. So I upgraded these packages to versions below
- CompactRIO 19.1
- NI Max 19.0.0.f0
- NI R Series Multifunction RIO 18.0
I also installed latest copy of Real-Time and FPGA. After these installations, NI can't even see my cRIO. I tried to add via its IP address and this is what I see. I am not sure what SW the cRIO is expecting. I want to see if there are suggestions outside uninstalling and reinstalling which seems to dominate similar issues. Thanks for your help.
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Formatting the controller and reinstalling software is likely the fastest way to get up and running.
You could also try the troubleshooting steps in the link below:
NI CompactRIO or Network Device Doesn't Show Up or is Missing in MAX
I found it had to do with activation. I tried to use 2018 LabVIEW / FPGA / RT / cRIO SW, but it looked like when i downloaded version meant for 2019, Max wasn't able to detect my cRIO. I uninstalled all versions compatible with 2019 LabVIEW and installed them for 2018 and everything works now. Didn't realize there were so many version compatibility issues. I assumed that only a minimum version was the criteria, but it looks like versions are a bit more stringent with cRIOs.