There is steady development of the h5labview package, allowing use of many common HDF5 read/write features from Labview.
- install VI package manager
- download and install the latest SHARED HDF5 library. Get the appropriate operating system and 32 or 64 bits according to your Labview install 32/64 bits, not the OS.
- copy the files hdf5.dll, szip.dll, zlib.dll from c:\Program Files\HDF_Group\HDF51.8.13\bin to c:\Program Files\National Instruments\LabVIEW 2013\resource
- download latest .vip file. This will open in VI Package Manager
If you get an error upon installation complaining about
try rebooting once.