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Application Programming Interfaces

All XIMEA cameras are supported by our unified API/SDK.

GenTL GenICam standard transport layer interface, grabbing images
xiAPI Streamlined API/SDK, plain C/C++
xiAPI.NET Managed .NET Common Language Runtime (CLR) API/SDK
RAW to DNG Convert RAW pixel data to Digital Negative (DNG) image format.
DirectShow Microsoft DirectShow API (not maintained since 2014)
xiApiPython Python API.

Software packages

Our Software packages contain camera drivers, API libraries, examples and tools for different OS.

For Windows: XIMEA Windows Software Package

For Linux: XIMEA Linux Software Package

For Mac OS X: XIMEA OSX Software Package

Application Tools

There are several utilities available for customers for comfortable use of XIMEA cameras.

CamTool - Viewer like tool for setting parameters, recording video and much more.

xiCOP - Diagnostic tool to make the cameras work effectively on different PC setups.

Vision Libraries

XIMEA API supports more than 30 of the most popular Machine Vision Libraries:

List of vision Libaries supported in Windows