Plus applications user manual  2.7.0.3de27e5
Software library for tracked ultrasound image acquisition, calibration, and processing.
Video for Windows compatible imaging device

Supported hardware devices

This device is deprecated, use MmfVideo device instead.

Compatible frame grabbers and webcams through Video for Windows interface.

Limitations: currently only certain color modes are supported, minor additional conversion routines may be needed for some devices.

Supported platforms

Installation

Device configuration settings

Example configuration file PlusDeviceSet_Server_VfwVideoCapture.xml

<PlusConfiguration version="2.0">
<DataCollection StartupDelaySec="2.0" >
<DeviceSet
Name="PlusServer: Video for Windows video capture device"
Description="Broadcasting acquired video through OpenIGTLink" />
<Device
Id="VideoDevice"
Type="VFWVideo" >
<DataSources>
<DataSource Type="Video" Id="Video" PortUsImageOrientation="MF" />
</DataSources>
<OutputChannels>
<OutputChannel Id="VideoStream" VideoDataSourceId="Video" />
</OutputChannels>
</Device>
<Device
Id="CaptureDevice"
Type="VirtualCapture"
BaseFilename="RecordingTest.igs.mha"
EnableCapturingOnStart="FALSE" >
<InputChannels>
<InputChannel Id="VideoStream" />
</InputChannels>
</Device>
</DataCollection>
<CoordinateDefinitions>
<Transform From="Image" To="Reference"
Matrix="
0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0
0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0
0 0 0 1" />
</CoordinateDefinitions>
<PlusOpenIGTLinkServer
MaxNumberOfIgtlMessagesToSend="1"
MaxTimeSpentWithProcessingMs="50"
ListeningPort="18944"
SendValidTransformsOnly="true"
OutputChannelId="VideoStream" >
<DefaultClientInfo>
<MessageTypes>
<Message Type="IMAGE" />
</MessageTypes>
<ImageNames>
<Image Name="Image" EmbeddedTransformToFrame="Reference" />
</ImageNames>
</DefaultClientInfo>
</PlusOpenIGTLinkServer>
</PlusConfiguration>