Installation Guide

1. Download and install Matlab component run time (MCR) at http://dbkgroup.org/celltracker/ download.php. By default, it is installed in the folder C:\Program Files\MathWorks\MATLAB Component Runtime .If MCR has been installed before, please check it is the right version. The current MCR version is 7.2. To check MCR version, go windows Control Panel-Add or Remove Program , Highlight the item Matlab component run time , and then choose click here for supporting information , you may get a window like this:

2. Download and run CellTracker installer. It will be installed at C:\Program Files\DBK_BSG\CellTracker by default. A shortcut of CellTracker is added to the windows desktop.

3. The first time the program is run, it will take a couple of minutes to decompress the relevant files.

4. To get started, one may first download sample images and follow the demos in the help file. The corresponding result (ssn file) is installed at the folder examples.