SPOT Imaging Solutions -  Digital Microscope Cameras, Microscope Software, Microscope Adapters, Microscope Stands, and Complete Systems for Bioresearch and Clinical Imaging
cameras, microscopes, and macro imaging systems for science and industry

Software Downloads

SPOT Software
The current SPOT 5.1 Software is compatible with Windows XP SP3 (32-bit only), Windows Vista (32 and 64-bit), Windows 7 (32 and 64-bit), and Windows 8 (32 and 64-bit). It is also compatible with Mac OS 10.6-10.8. SPOT software upgrades, trial versions, and replacement copies are available for purchase at our online webstore.

SPOT 5.1 Basic Software

Simple and easy to use interface includes:
  • Automatic white balance
  • Live image preview with focus gauge and magnifier
  • Time lapse and movie file export
  • Measurements, calibration marks, and annotations
  • Custom reports

SPOT 5.1 Advanced Software

Expanded imaging toolkit includes all of the SPOT 5.0 Basic features, plus the features below:
  • Image merging and pseudo-coloring for monochrome fluorescence images
  • Macro scripting and custom dialog creation
  • Database archival
  • Support for modules: Quantitive Imaging, Extended Depth of Focus, Peripheral Device Control, and Extended Third Party Interface

Camera Firmware
Updates the firmware on SPOT Idea, Pursuit, and Xplorer camera models. This utility requires the SPOT Camera Driver version 5.0.15 or a SPOT Software version 5.0.15 or newer.

  • Download  (Windows - Last Updated June 3, 2013)
  • Download  (Mac - Last Updated February 16, 2012)

SPOT Third Party Driver Software
Drivers for using SPOT cameras with other software packages

A well-documented software development kit for integrating SPOT cameras with custom software on Windows, Mac, and Linux platforms. The API offers a flexible C based interface, making it easy to build SPOT camera support in any project.

Product Information and Literature
Downloadable specification sheets and user manuals