Hololens app with C++

Building Hololens app with C++ template

i)To start with make sure you have installed Visual Studio 2015 update 2

ii)Hololens Emulator

We would be showing development without Unity to start with.

Currently for development  from Visual Studio two languages are supported




We will be covering C++ first

Open Visual Studio first

Then Click on new project

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Leave the specification as it is

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Click on Ok.

The project details in solution explorer.

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Select it for Hololens emulator


Now click on yes for the build

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Now the Microsoft Hololens emulator will come upScreenshot (1337)

The OS is startingScreenshot (1335)


The main screen when Hololens emulator starts

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The simulator tries to map the surroundings

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The Hololens emulator in action

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Now  we will see the cube in action within Hololens frame

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With the help of C++ and other Direct X technology we can build lot of immersive apps for Hololens experience. I hope you like my First post at TechNet with it more learning and more experience I will post my updates on this topic



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