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Help! Installation of OpenCV

asked 2014-04-16 19:50:47 -0500

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updated 2014-04-27 00:10:00 -0500

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I am new to OpenCV; I have to download it for a summer computer science assignment. I do not have Microsoft Visual Studio and I am having a very hard time installing OpenCV. I watched the installation videos on this website, but still no luck. Can anyone please tell me how to install openCV successfully? Thanks in advance!

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I assume you are on a Windows machine. You can download Microsoft Visual Studio Express for free. That can help.

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answered 2014-07-22 03:34:00 -0500

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Hi, you can also try "Ceemple", it's a C++ based technical computing environment, and it already includes OpenCV so it's pretty straight forward to start working with the library. The bonuses are that you also get a JIT compiler and other open source C++ scientific computing libraries, that are already integrated in the IDE. It's free for download through:

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answered 2014-04-26 23:50:08 -0500

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Use Codeblock IDE for coding (Alternative of Visual Studio) and for opencv library intergration use Following Link. This is the Simplest way to use Opencv features & explore it....

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