Compile OpenCVΒΆ

OpenCV must be build from the source files. You should create following folder structure: source, build_x64, install_x64. Than open CMake and set the source and build path. Configure the CMake file with following options:

  • CMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX: absolute path to install_x64.

  • BUILD options:


WITH options:


Start the compilation of the INSTALL build solution.

optional install CUDA Toolkit (e.g. 7.0, supported by OptiX as well). Is need for Macrosim, which runs with itom. Delete the executable (*.exe) from the install_x64/x64/vc14/bin folder. They are not needed for the compilation of itom.


Check the entry BUILD_opencv_world to combine all modules in one dll-file.