This problem can be caused by a lack of DMA resources. This can be confirmed using either AfterMath or the National Instruments Measurement & Automation Explorer as shown below:
The original cause of this failure occurs during the installation of the National Instruments interface board device drivers, and can also be seen in the Windows Device Manager:
The problem can be fixed by using the Windows “Device Manager” as shown below.
See also the National Instruments website article about this problem here