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Installing OpenCV and building an example application

Hi,

I’ve searched for tutorials explaining how to install and configure OpenCV 2.4.9 with Cmake, using Visual Studio 2013, but I haven’t found any good ones. As a result, I’ve decided to create my own tutorial, where I explain how to build the OpenCV solution using Cmake and how to create applications in Visual Studio 2013 that use OpenCV. Note that my laptop is running Windwos 8.1.

Here is the tutorial:

The tutorial summarizes the following steps:

  1. Downloading and extracting OpenCV.
  2. Downloading and installing Cmake.
  3. Building OpenCV using Cmake.
  4. Creating applications in Visual Studio 2013 that use OpenCV.

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