How to Download and Install Tomey EM-3000 Specular Microscope Software
The Tomey EM-3000 Specular Microscope is a device that allows ophthalmologists to examine the corneal endothelium, which is the innermost layer of the cornea. The device features touch alignment, auto shot, and an inbuilt program to automatically analyze images of corneal endothelial cells. The device also comes with a software called Data-Vue, which enables users to view, edit, and print the images and analysis results on a computer.
If you have purchased the Tomey EM-3000 Specular Microscope and want to download and install the software on your computer, here are the steps you need to follow:
Make sure your computer meets the minimum system requirements for the software. According to the manufacturer's brochure[^2^], you need a Windows XP or higher operating system, a Pentium 4 or higher processor, 512 MB or more of RAM, 100 MB or more of free disk space, a CD-ROM drive, and a USB port.
Insert the Data-Vue CD-ROM into your computer's CD-ROM drive. The installation wizard should start automatically. If it does not, open the CD-ROM folder and double-click on the setup.exe file.
Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation process. You may need to accept the license agreement, choose a destination folder, and create a shortcut on your desktop.
Connect the Tomey EM-3000 Specular Microscope to your computer using the USB cable provided. Make sure the device is turned on and recognized by your computer.
Launch the Data-Vue software from your desktop or start menu. You should see a window with four tabs: Image List, Image View, Analysis View, and Print View.
To download images from the device to your computer, click on the Image List tab and then click on the Download button. You can select which images you want to download by checking or unchecking the boxes next to them. You can also delete images from the device by clicking on the Delete button.
To view an image in detail, click on the Image View tab and then select an image from the list. You can zoom in or out, rotate, flip, or crop the image using the buttons on the toolbar. You can also adjust the brightness, contrast, gamma, and color balance using the sliders on the right panel.
To view the analysis results of an image, click on the Analysis View tab and then select an image from the list. You can see various parameters such as cell density, cell area, coefficient of variation (CV), hexagonal cell ratio, and corneal thickness. You can also change the analysis settings by clicking on the Settings button.
To print an image or an analysis result, click on the Print View tab and then select an image from the list. You can choose which information you want to print by checking or unchecking the boxes on the left panel. You can also preview and adjust the layout by clicking on the Preview button.
Congratulations! You have successfully downloaded and installed Tomey EM-3000 Specular Microscope software on your computer. Now you can enjoy using this advanced device for your ophthalmic practice.