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Trialversions - Common Vision Blox (CVB)

The latest service release of Common Vison Blox includes a variety of innovative new functions for image acquisition and processing, as well as an improved set of display methods. Different functions for plotting lines, circles and ellipses destructively into an image, as well as some algorithms for watershed transformation and wavelet transformation have been implemented. Various distance transforms and gradient-​based image segmentations, some new color space conversions and morphology functions are now available to ensure a quick and reliable vision application development.

New features and tools in CVB 2017

CVB 2017 brings enhancements to some existing CVB tools in the Windows environment as well as new capabilities.

The following CVB tools offer new functionality:

  • CVB Image Manager and CVB CameraSuite

    • A new device query interface allows discovery of GenICam camera without a configuration file as well as non-streaming GenICam devices such as strobe controllers. It also allows users to query the installed drivers for non-GenICam devices.
    • New tutorials and source code for parallelisation have been added.
    • Automatic licencing of CameraSuite via the internet eases set-up
    • The GenICam grid now supports WPF for cleaner, more modern user interfaces.
  • CVB Polimago pattern recognition has been optimised to improve learning and runtime speeds up to a factor of two.

  • CVB GigE Vision Server now supports RGBA, BGRA and BGR colour-plane formats.

Download Common Vision Blox

Download the latest release of the Common Vision Blox as provided with the CVB Media Package including

  • CVB Image Manager, Foundation Package and all available CVB tools
  • Drivers for all current interfaces e.g. for the new interfaces like USB3 Vision and CoaxPress
  • Full documentation of Common Vision Blox
  • Getting Started Guide


We are convinced that you will be hooked on Common Vision Blox after your initial tests, that we are pleased to offer you a free 30-day license. Purchasing a full license, the test version can be changed to a full version without any new installation, all test projects created so far, remain.

The flexible licensing permits to only purchase the required modules out of a vast range of tools and programming languages that are supported. Protecting your intellectual property is important therefore Common Vision Blox provides users access to CVBs robust license protection methods, enabling your applications to be locked to the license serial number. With the recent version CVB 2016, STEMMER IMAGING implemented an even more advanced dongle concept, not only for protection of all modules and applications, but also for protection of customer know-how.