Xbox 360 Kinect on PC – Setting up

In this guide I will go through setting up an xbox 360 kinect sensor on PC

Note you will need the usb power adapter to power the kinect and connect it to the pc.

Real ones are pretty expensive but you can find cheap ones on AliExpress or other sites.

Next you want to download the Software Development Kit (SDK) and Developer toolkit.

Once these are downloaded, install the SDK

Installing the Kinect SDK

Next install the Developer Tookits

If you start Device Manager you should be able to see the Kinect Installed.

Startup the Developer Toolkit Browser

Go to the Tools tab and select Kimnect Explorer-D2D

Click Run

You should now see the output from your kinect

Congratulations, you’ve now installed and set up a Kinect 360 Sensor

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