Removing DAQ Devices

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Removing DAQ Devices

To remove a DAQ device, complete the following steps:

  1. Expand Devices and Interfaces»NI-DAQmx Devices in the configuration tree.

    If you are using a remote RT target, expand Remote Systems, find and expand your target, and expand Devices and Interfaces»NI-DAQmx Devices.

  2. Right-click the device you want to remove and select Delete.


    Select the device you want to delete. Click Delete in the MAX toolbar.

  3. A dialog box prompts you to confirm removal of the DAQ device. Click Yes to remove the device or No to cancel.
Note  The delete option is disabled for Plug and Play DAQ devices that are still present in the system. Either uninstall the device in the device manager, or power down the computer and remove the device.