Mobile/Tablet app for system optimization, calibration and capture


Speed up the setup time of your Vicon system

Free yourself from the capture PC. Vicon Control is our first tablet and mobile app designed to make setting up your Vicon system easier than ever. Control connects wirelessly to Vicon’s Tracker, Shōgun, and Nexus software. It streams camera data wirelessly to your mobile or tablet device, allowing a single operator to make adjustments on the fly.

Control 1.3 is a patch release for Vicon Control that adds a series of exciting new functions expanding what you can do with your phone or tablet when connected to your Vicon system. Please note the first 4 features listed below are available on all platforms. The remaining features are available when connected to Vicon Nexus.


Vicon Control
new features

Stream video from Vicon Vue and FLIR™ cameras

AutoNumber your cameras

Enable/Disable a cameras’ ‘Tap to Select’ function

Add the ability to update video camera parameters including:

  1. Video calibration mode
  2. Shutter duration
  3. Threshold

Take a trial photo with your device

Take a trial video with your device

Create and Add ‘Trial Tags’

Set trial type

Display Post-capture pipeline feedback







Vicon Control is free to download and works beautifully with Valkyrie, Vantage, Vero, Vero X, Vertex, Bonita and T-Series. Requires Tracker 3.1, Shōgun 1.0, Blade 3.2 or Nexus 2.2 and a compatible iOS or Android device.

We support the current iOS version, and the android OS 11 & 12.

What operating system (OS) can I use with my Vicon Software?


Current release version Windows 11 Windows 10 Windows 7 Linux OSX
Shōgun 1.11 64 bit 64 bit x x x
Nexus 2.16 64 bit 64 bit x x x
Evoke 1.7.0 64 bit 64 bit x x x
Tracker 4.1.0 64 bit 64 bit x x x
Polygon 4.4.6 64 bit 64 bit x x x
Capture.U Desktop 1.3.1 64 bit 64 bit x x 10.12
CaraLive 1.3.0 64 bit 64 bit 64 bit * x x
CaraPost 1.2.0 64 bit 64 bit 64 bit* x x
Pegasus 1.2.2 64 bit 64 bit 64 bit* x x
ProCalc 1.6.1 64 bit 64 bit x x x
ProEclipse 1.5.0 64 bit 64 bit x x x
DataStream SDK 1.12.0 64 bit 64 bit x 64 bit 10.11
Bodybuilder 3.6.4 64 bit 64 bit x x x
Nexus Insight 1.0.0 64 bit 64 bit x x x

Please do note:

  1. Recommended and fully supported in Windows 11 (64bit) — with .NET Framework 4.5 and above
  2. * Although Vicon Software may install and function under other Microsoft Windows operating systems
    (Compatibility tested only Windows 7 (64bit) — with .NET Framework 4.5) , this is not officially supported or recommended by Vicon.
    As of January 14, 2020, Microsoft no longer provides security updates and support for PCs with Windows 7. If you continue to use Windows 7 after support has ended, your PC will still work, but it may become more vulnerable to security risks
  3. For Legacy version please contact Vicon Support
How do I set up my network card?

1. Open the Network and Sharing Center and navigate to Change Adapter Settings. Vicon Vantage/Vero cameras are designated to one port.  For each Vue (or Bonita Video) camera connected, there will be additional network port used.

2. Right click on the proper port and go into the Properties. The Local Area Connection Properties window will open. Make sure only Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) is selected.

3. Select Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) from the list and select Properties to assign the proper IP address.

a .Vantage/Vero cameras will have the following IP Address: and Subnet Mask of:

b. The first VUE camera will have the following IP Address: and Subnet Mask of

c. Any additional VUE cameras the last IP value is incrementally increased by one. For example, the second VUE camera will be

Select OK to close out of the Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) Properties.  And OK again to close out of the Local Area Connection Properties.  This will make sure all changes have been saved.

4. Feel free to rename the network port so it is easily identifiable. Such as ViconMX, VUE1 or VUE2

For further assistance please refer to the Configuring Ports section of the PCSetupforViconSystems.pdf found in Downloads > Documentation

Download Vicon Control

Vicon Control _1.4.0 - App Store

Vicon Control _1.4.0 - Google Play



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