Measurement and Automation Explorer Overview

NI Serial Hardware and Software

MAX Overview

You can perform the following serial-related tasks in MAX:

  • Establish basic communication with your serial devices.
  • Launch the NI-Serial Troubleshooting Wizard to verify installation and troubleshoot serial problems. (Windows only.)
  • Launch NI Spy to monitor NI-VISA API calls to serial interfaces. (Windows only.)
  • View information about your serial hardware and NI-Serial software.
  • Reconfigure the serial interface settings.
  • Locate additional help resources for NI-Serial.