ZEISS Microscopy

Micro Toolbox (MTB)

Write your own software for controlling ZEISS light microscopes and their accessories.

  • Gives an identical interface for ZEISS microscopes under different operating systems
  • Has high level functions for controlling the components
  • Gives information about equipment (e.g. which objectives and reflectors are mounted)
  • May simulate devices: programming and demos are possible even without hardware
  • Contains additionally in the SDK: documentation of the API (application programming interface),
    a sample program and debug tools


If you need any further assistance, please feel free to ask limi.api.microscopy@zeiss.com

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