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VIPM API by JKI - Toolkit for LabVIEW Download

Programmatic VI-based API for VIPM

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ReleasedNov 28, 2020
Publisher JKI
LicenseJKI SLA
LabVIEW VersionLabVIEW>=13.0
Operating System Windows
Project links Homepage  


The VIPM VI-based API is a collection of VIs that allow you to command and control VIPM (VI Package Manager). The VIs have been compiled in LabVIEW 2013 and can be used for automation code written in LabVIEW 2013 or newer.

The VIPM 2020 API VIs only work with VIPM 2020 Pro or Community Edition (or newer). It will not work with VIPM Free Edition. Also, In order for the API to work, you must have the main VIPM application running. It can be minimized, but it must be running.

For help with the VIPM API, please visit:

List of Functions:

Main (Root Palette)
- Install VI Packages by
- Uninstall VI Packages by

Library Subpalette
- Add VI Packages to VIPM Package
- Remove VI Package from VIPM Package
- Download VI
- Network Update and Sync VIPM Package
- List VIPM Package Library

Package Building Subpalette
- Build VI
- Write VI Package Build
- Read VI Package Build

VI Package Configuration (VIPC) Subpalette
- Apply VIPC
- Test VIPC Apply
- Scan
- Create New VIPC

Repository Subpalette
- Publish VI Packages to
- Unpublish VI Packages from
- List Repository
- List VIPM Managed

Utility Subpalette
- List VIPM LabVIEW Target
- Switch
- Open
- Check is VIPM
- Minimize
- Exit

Release Notes

2020.0.2.73 (Nov 28, 2020)

- [FIX] Passing four-digit LabVIEW version (year) to Test VIPC Apply Needed was causing an error (was only supporting two digit LV version)
- [FIX] Test VIPC Apply Needed was returning an error for LabVIEW versions where packages havee never yet been installed (when the package installation database is empty).
- [ADD] VIPC File LabVIEW Version now passed out of Test VIPC Apply Needed (and can be passed to other API calls like Apply VIPC, etc.)

Install with VIPM Download Package

Note, you must have the VIPM Desktop app to install this package into LabVIEW.

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