viva is a control and database software for the professional line of voltammetry instruments, dosing devices and sample changers that allows complete laboratory automation for CVS.

viva is delivered in English and German.

Without a valid licence code you get only a demo version which expires after 30 days.

In order to install an additional language, extract and execute the EXE file from the downloaded and compressed ZIP file. Installation will then be carried out automatically.

Important: If you install the Chinese or Japanese language update please make sure, that the respective character support is activated in the language settings of your personal computer.

Compatibility of viva with Windows operating systems

  viva 1.X
viva 2.0
 viva 2.1
Windows 10 Pro/Enterprise (64 bit)
-
Yes Yes
Windows Server 2019 (64 bit)
-
-
Yes
Windows Server 2016 (64 bit)
-
 - Yes
Windows Server 2012 R2 (64 bit)
-
Yes Yes
Windows Server 2012 (64 bit)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Windows Server 2008 R2 (64 bit)
Yes
Yes
-
Windows 8.1 Professional/Enterprise (64 bit)
-
Yes
Yes
Windows 8 Professional/Enterprise (64 bit)
Yes Yes
-
Windows 7 Professional/Ultimate/
Enterprise (64 bit)

Yes
Yes
Yes
Windows 8.1 Professional/Enterprise (32 bit)
-
Yes
Yes
Windows 8 Professional/Enterprise (32 bit)
Yes
Yes
-
Window 7 Professional/Ultimate/
Enterprise (32 bit)

Yes
Yes
Yes
Windows Server 2008 (32 bit)
Yes
Yes
-
Windows Vista Business/Enterprise/
Ultimate (32 bit)

Yes
Yes
-
Windows Server 2003 (32 bit)
Yes
Yes
-
Windows XP Professional SP2 (32 bit)
Yes
-
-

Download the viva 2.1 version with the newest upgrades here:

Download viva 2.1 (zip file)

Download viva 2.1 (iso image)

The following additional dialog language can be downloaded for viva 2.1:

Chinese

Japanese

Downloads

8.103.8035 Release Notes viva 2.1

Patch 1 provides a new version of the instrument firmware for the 884 Professional VA and 894 Professional CVS that improves the operation stability of the instrument.

Download Patch 1 for viva 2.0 (zip file)

Downloads

8.103.8034 Release Notes viva 2.0 Patch 1

 

Download the viva 2.0 version with the newest upgrades here:

Download viva 2.0 (zip file)

Download viva 2.0 (iso image)

Note: Before existing installations of 894 Professional CVS are upgraded from viva 1.0 or viva 1.1 to viva 2.0 the instrument has to be upgraded by a Metrohm Service engineer. Otherwise the system will not be operational any more after the software upgrade. 

The following additional dialog language can be downloaded for viva 2.0:

Chinese

Downloads

8.103.8020EN Release Notes viva 2.0

Download the viva 1.1 version with the newest upgrades here:

Download viva 1.1 (zip file)

Download viva 1.1 (iso image)

Download viva 1.1 Patch 1

Patch 1 is required only for viva 1.1 installations in German. The English version is correct.

The following additional dialog language can be downloaded for viva 1.1:

Chinese

Downloads

8.103.8015EN Release Notes viva 1.1

8.103.8032EN Release Notes viva 1.1 Patch 1