Install and Use Computer Vision Toolbox Interface for OpenCV in MATLAB
After you install third-party support files, you can use the data with the Computer Vision Toolbox™ product. To install the Add-on support files, use one of the following methods:
Select Get Add-ons from the Add-ons drop-down menu from the MATLAB® desktop. The Add-on files are in the “MathWorks Features” section.
visionSupportPackagesin a MATLAB Command Window and follow the prompts.
You must have write privileges for the installation folder.
When a new version of MATLAB software is released, repeat this process to check for updates. You can also check for updates between releases.
Support Package Contents
The Computer Vision Toolbox Interface for OpenCV in MATLAB support files are installed in the
To find the path to this folder, type the following
visionopencvfolder contain these files and folder.
Prebuilt utility functions based on the MATLAB
Function to build MEX-files.
|Template Matching, Foreground Detector, and Oriented FAST and
Rotated BRIEF (ORB) examples using MEX-files. Each subfolder in the
example folder contains a |
mex function uses prebuilt OpenCV
libraries, which ship with the Computer Vision Toolbox product. Your compiler must be compatible with the one used to build the
libraries. The following compilers are used to build the OpenCV libraries for
|Operating System||Compatible Compiler|
|Windows® 64 bit||Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2015 or later (Professional or Community editions)|
|Linux® 64 bit||gcc-4.9.3 (g++)|
|Mac 64 bit||Xcode 6.2.0 (Clang++)|