OpenCV: Installation of OpenCV 3.X on Windows 10
2016.07.15: created by
2017.08.11: revised by
To Table of Contents
- Select RELEASES from
the OpenCV official web site http://opencv.org/
and download the latest version.
As of August 11 2017, the latest version is 3.3.
- Expand the downloaded zip file. A new folder named "opencv/" will be created.
- Copy the include folder
WorkFolder\opencv\build\include --> C:\opencv\include
- Copy the bin folder and lib folder respectively.
WorkFolder\opencv\build\x64\vc14\bin --> C:\opencv\bin
WorkFolder\opencv\build\x64\vc14\lib --> C:\opencv\lib
- Adding the path of the bin folder to the Windows enveronment variable "Path".
In the OpenCV 3.x series, the libraries are grouped into "opencv_world3x0.lib".
(The 3x0 part of the file name is dependent on the version of OpenCV,
for example 3.3.0, it becomes 330.
Please read it according to the downloaded library.)