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pylon Viewer

Powerful Tools for Your Basler Camera

Text Basler’s pylon camera software suite comprises powerful tools for getting the best image out of your Basler camera. Central tool for setting up and evaluating cameras is the pylon Viewer. It provides a rich set of functions for setting-up your Basler camera, such as Vignetting Correction, Sharpness Indicator, Bandwidth Manager and many more. It also helps to easily explore how your Basler camera’s features can be addressed by your developments. In addition, pylon provides tools for configuration of network and USB connectivity.

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The pylon camera software suite is free software that can be installed and used right after downloading.

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Components of the Basler pylon Camera Software Suite

Basler’s pylon consists of three components: SDKs for integration into application software, configuration tools for evaluating and setting-up cameras, and drivers and GenTL producers for reliable connectivity.

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pylon SDKs

pylon SDKs

The pylon SDKs provide easy-to-learn APIs in most common programming languages, beginner friendly for fastest productivity.

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pylon drivers & GenTL

pylon drivers & GenTL

Stable, certified drivers for Windows, Linux, macOS, and Android, and easy interfacing via Gen<I>Cam and GenTL. Outstanding performance for your application.

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pylon News

pylon Release 6.2.0 Supports New Basler boost Camera Models

Our pylon Camera Software Suite is now available in its new version for Windows, Linux and MacOS. Effective immediately, this release offers support primarily for the new Basler boost camera models.

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Basler Cameras for Android Applications

Thanks to the Basler pylon software, the Basler computer vision portfolio can now also be used for applications on Android systems.

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pylon for macOS - Now in the new version 6.1.2

The new pylon release for macOS offers several new features. We’ll present an overview. Basler's popular pylon Camera Software Suite for macOS is now available in the new version 6.1.2. This version provides users with a number of features that were previously only available in the Windows and Linux versions. The new version also runs under macOS Catalina (10.15).

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Compression Beyond and More with the pylon Camera Software Suite 6.1

The new pylon 6.1 release is available now. It includes Compression Beyond for image compression on ace 2 Pro cameras, support of CoaXPress 2.0 for Linux x86 and an improved Features pane in the pylon Viewer.

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