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QuickSetup:GettingstartedwiththeXsensMVNDEMOdownload

TheXsensMVNDEMOdownloadisaversionofMVNStudiowithlimitedfunctionalitythatyou
can run on your own PC to view MVN motion capture data, tryout MVN Studio and test
exportingmotioncapturedatatoBVH/FBX/C3DorMVNX.

TheDEMOversionofMVNStudiocannotworkwithaMVNSuitinrealtime.TheBVH,FBX,C3D
andMVNXexportersarelimitedtoexport600framesofdata.Besidesthis,therearenolimited
functionalitiesinMVNStudioDEMO.TheDEMOversionisnotlimitedintrialtime.

NOTE: This DEMO version of MVN Studio is only made available for evaluation purposes of
MVNStudio.

Installed files can be found under Start Menu Programs Xsens MVN Studio 3.1

GettingStarted

1. RunMVNStudioDEMO:
GotoStartMenu\AllPrograms\Xsens\MVNStudio3.1
andclickonMVNStudio

2. Openanexamplemotioncapturefile(.MVNS,.MVN,.MVNX)
GotoFileOpen



3. Navigateto:

C:\ProgramFiles\Xsens\MVNStudio3.1\DemoFiles

4. SelectoneormoremotioncapturefilestoopeninMVNStudio

Nowyoucanplayback,viewandexporttheexamplemotioncapturedata.Havefun!

Thefollowingexamplemotioncapturefilesareavailable:

File Briefdescription
MVNdemoCartWheel.mvnx Aguydoingacartwheel.
MVNdemoDance.mvnx Aguydancing
MVNdemorunningjump.mvnx Aguyrunningtojump,dynamicmotion
MVNdemoStepsupJumpdown.mvnx Aguyrunningupafewstepsandjumpsdown
MVNdemoSlowDance.mvnx Aguydancingslowly
MVNdemoSnowboard.mvnx Snowboardmotionsinpelvisfixedscenario
MVNdemoStepinCar.mvns Aguyenteringacarwithvideodata.
MVNdemoWallClimbing.mvnx Aguyclimbingawall.

If you are interested in more and/or other motion capture files, please contact Xsens
(info@xsens.com)

3Dviewport
Theviewporthastobeinfocustochangethecameraview.Clickinthe3Dviewporttocontrol
thecameraview.

Menu Toolbar

Playback Toolbar
File & Edit 3D viewport
Toolbar

Global origin

Status Toolbar



Cameramovement Action
Rotatecameraaroundviewpoint Holdleftmousebutton+movemouse
HoldCTRLandmovemouse
Pancamera Holdmiddlemousebutton+movemouse
HoldSHIFTandmovemouse
Zoomin/out Mousescrollwheel
CTRL+SHIFTandmovemouse
Focusoncharacter Ckey

With the follow camera enabled, the camera will focus on the character. This is useful for
scenarios where the character will walk for a long distance. The desired modus can be
selectedintheInterfacetaboftheMVNStudioPreferencemenu.

Toswitchthefollowcameraonoroff,clickontherightmousebuttonandselectoneofthe
FollowCameraoptions;Trailing,Static,StaticwithAutoZoom,FixedAngelandDistance.

Support

If you have any questions and require support, please visit the support section
onhttp://www.xsens.com.

XsensTechnologiesB.V.

MVNQuickSetupDEMOsheet
October,2010

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