NOTE: Birdbrain Technologies is no longer able to support LabView for the Finch.
National Instruments LabVIEW is a graphical, blocks-based programming environment used by engineers, scientists, and students. Thanks to the efforts of educators at Penn State Behrend, Finch now supports LabVIEW in Windows.
|Software Package||Windows||Mac OSX||Linux|
Finch Interface.pdf - Documentation file describing each Finch block's functions and how to use them in a LabVIEW program.
*sub_vi.vi - LabVIEW-defined blocks encapsulating the various Finch functions.
Finch_Control_Panel.vi - Example vi (program) demonstrating use of the sub_vi blocks. This particular program provides user controls for the Finch's motors, LEDs, and buzzer and displays all Finch sensor data.
FinchLib.dll/hidapi.dll - Library files used by the VI's to access Finch through calls to the Windows USB HID API.
License.txt - Licensing information (standard MIT license)
Initial Release - 11/12/2012, tested on Windows 7 64-bit with Labview 12.
All vis are compatible with Labview 11, contact us if you work with an older version of Labview.