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# You can plug only one [[Depth Sensors Comparison|depth sensor]] to one [[Cameras and Accessories#USB Controllers|USB controller]]. Single USB controller bandwidth is not enough to record from 2 sensors.
 
# You can plug only one [[Depth Sensors Comparison|depth sensor]] to one [[Cameras and Accessories#USB Controllers|USB controller]]. Single USB controller bandwidth is not enough to record from 2 sensors.
 
# You can plug not more than 2 [[Cameras and Accessories#Cameras|Sony PS Eye cameras]] to one [[Cameras and Accessories#USB Controllers|USB controller]], otherwise you will not be able to capture at 60 fps with 640 x 480 resolution.  
 
# You can plug not more than 2 [[Cameras and Accessories#Cameras|Sony PS Eye cameras]] to one [[Cameras and Accessories#USB Controllers|USB controller]], otherwise you will not be able to capture at 60 fps with 640 x 480 resolution.  
:For more info see [[Cameras and Accessories#USB Controllers|USB controllers]].}}
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Upon installation is complete, iPi Recorder will launch automatically. [[iPi Recorder User's Guide|Continue with user's guide]] to get a knowledge of using the software.
 
Upon installation is complete, iPi Recorder will launch automatically. [[iPi Recorder User's Guide|Continue with user's guide]] to get a knowledge of using the software.
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** 32-bit OS: http://files.ipisoft.com/drivers/PlayStation3_Eye_iPi-x86.msi
 
** 32-bit OS: http://files.ipisoft.com/drivers/PlayStation3_Eye_iPi-x86.msi
  
* (Windows 8, 8.1, 10) '''Microsoft Kinect 2:: MS Kinect SDK 2.0'''. Check if you plan to work with Kinect 2 for Windows or Kinect for Xbox One depth sensors.<br/>Device drivers and software libraries for Microsoft Kinect 2. Requires Windows 8 and USB 3.0.
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* (Windows 8, 8.1, 10) '''Microsoft Kinect 2:: MS Kinect SDK 2.0'''. Check if you plan to work with Kinect 2 for Windows or Kinect for Xbox One depth sensors, but do not plan to connect multiple Kinects to a single PC.<br/>Device drivers and software libraries for Microsoft Kinect 2. Requires 64-bit Windows 8+ and USB 3.0.
 
** http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=44561
 
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** http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=40278
 
** http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=40278
  
* '''iPi Recorder 3.x.x.x'''. This is required component and cannot be unchecked.<br/>iPi Recorder itself.
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* '''iPi Recorder 4.x.x.x'''. This is required component and cannot be unchecked.<br/>iPi Recorder itself.

Latest revision as of 10:29, 5 February 2019

iPi Recorder

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Important! Please unplug all cameras from computer before installation.

Download and run the setup package of the latest version of iPi Recorder. You will be presented with the following dialog.

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  1. Select needed components
  2. Read and accept the license agreement by checking appropriate checkbox
  3. Press the Install button to begin installation
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Note: Most of the components require administrative privileges because they install device drivers or write to Program Files and other system folders. You will be presented with UAC prompts when appropriate during installation. If you plan to use iPi Recorder under user which has no administrative rights, you can pre-install other components separately using administrator's account.
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Important!
  1. You can plug only one depth sensor to one USB controller. Single USB controller bandwidth is not enough to record from 2 sensors.
  2. You can plug not more than 2 Sony PS Eye cameras to one USB controller, otherwise you will not be able to capture at 60 fps with 640 x 480 resolution.
For more info see USB controllers.

Upon installation is complete, iPi Recorder will launch automatically. Continue with user's guide to get a knowledge of using the software.

Components

If some of the components is already installed, it has no checkbox and is marked with ALREADY INSTALLED label. You should not install all optional components in advance, without necessity. All of them can be installed separately at later time. Components descriptions below contain corresponding download links.

  • (Windows 8, 8.1, 10) Microsoft Kinect 2:: MS Kinect SDK 2.0. Check if you plan to work with Kinect 2 for Windows or Kinect for Xbox One depth sensors, but do not plan to connect multiple Kinects to a single PC.
    Device drivers and software libraries for Microsoft Kinect 2. Requires 64-bit Windows 8+ and USB 3.0.
  • iPi Recorder 4.x.x.x. This is required component and cannot be unchecked.
    iPi Recorder itself.