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Version: 3.11.1

Getting Started

In this guide you'll learn how to install 3DiVi Face SDK on your PC and run a sample application.

To get started with the 3DiVi Face SDK, follow these steps:

  1. Download the installer (Windows, Linux) to install 3DiVi Face SDK.


    Installer supported on Windows 7 or later and Ubuntu 16 or later. If you are using a different operating system download and extract archive for your target platform and go to step 5.

  2. Run the installer and follow the instructions of the installation wizard.


    If you using Linux run the command chmod +x 3DiVi_FaceSDK_Installer_Linux before starting the installer.

  3. Choose target platform for running 3DiVi Face SDK in the "Select Components" section (for example, windows_x86_64 or linux_x86_64) and click "Next" (see more about component selection).

    Component Selection

  4. Wait while all required files will be downloaded and installed on your device and finish the installation.

  5. An example of the 3DiVi Face SDK root folder is shown on the screenshot:


    If you have selected more than one target platform (on step 3), use the switcher utility to select one of them (see more).

    To install additional components use maintenancetool (see more).

  6. Copy the license file 3divi_face_sdk.lic to the license folder.

    How do I get the 3divi_face_sdk.lic file?

    You can get a 3DiVi Face SDK Trial license for free, license file will be send to your email.

    3DiVi Face SDK Trial license allows using all features of 3DiVi Face SDK with the following limitations

    • 14 days time limit
    • allows run Face SDK at most one device simultaneously
    • allows process at most one video stream

    To remove trial limitations, purchase the 3DiVi Face SDK license or contact us at

  1. Run the sample application:

    Plug in a webcam to your computer, go to the bin folder and double-left-click demo. Camera preview and detected faces will be displayed in the application window (learn more).

Check out our open-source examples and tutorials to start your development with the 3DiVi Face SDK.

In case of any technical issues, check out Troubleshooting page or contact our support team at

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