You will need the following:
1) Visual Studio 2010 / Visual Studio 2013 (you may use Visual Studio Express as well).
2) Artec Installation Center utility to activate / rent the device and download *.add files for your Artec scanner(s)
- As the result, your scanner(s) will be detected inside your application based at Artec SDK.
- All necessary links and instructions can be found here.
Some extra FAQ about programming can be found below.
Q: What level of programming knowledge does it require?
A: Depending on what application you are aiming to develop, you should have at least average level of C++ knowledge.
Q: Is there any wrapper available? I'd like to use one to interact with Artec SDK using C#.
A: Yes, you can use such wrapper (unfortunately Artec does not provide any ready wrappers, so you should consider writing one by yourself).
Q: Can your SDK sample be easily upgraded from VS 2010 to VS 2012?
A: Yes, our SDK is compatible between different versions of Visual Studio compiler.
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