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PCO Camera

PCO generic camera interface

Summary:Controls PCO/Cooke Cameras
Author:Franz Reitner PCO AG (adapter), Thomas Bauersachs PCO AG (comments)
License:LGPL
Platforms:Windows
Devices:Sensicam, Pixelfly, pco.camera Series (1200, 1300, 1400, 1600, 2000, 4000, pixelfly usb, dimax, edge sCMOS)
Available since version:1.3.24


This adapter has been developed for all PCO camera systems.

Installation:
a) download and install latest Micro-Manager version
b) add PCO camera specific dll files to your Micro-Manager directory
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Files needed for all PCO cameras:

 pco_conv.dll
 pco_cdlg.dll

Additional file for pco.camera series:

 sc2_cam.dll

In case of Camera Link (CL) interface you also need:

 Silicon Software ME3: sc2_cl_me3.dll
 Silicon Software ME4: sc2_cl_me4.dll
 Matrox: sc2_cl_mtx.dll, clsermtx.dll, mtxclsermil.dll
 National Instruments: sc2_cl_nat.dll

Please copy the corresponding dll files into your Micro-Manager directory. These files should be found on your computer under C:\Program files\Digital Camera Toolbox\Camware. In case your system is 64bit see C:\Program files (x86)\Digital Camera Toolbox\Camware for the 32bit dlls and C:\Program files\Digital Camera Toolbox\Camware for the 64bit dlls (32/64 depends on your installation). If you are not administrator when installing the PCO camera software, it may install to C:\Users\(Your username)\AppData\Roaming, so you may need to look there as well. _______________________________________________________________

Please refer to the following Installation Guide for further help: File:MA MICROMANAGERWINE 120.pdf


--Thomas 10:50pm, 27 April 2012 (EDT)

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